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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' South, Longitude: 109° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.8"969.70 miwest0° 09' 22.7"10.75 minorth970.08 mi
24 hours13° 30' 48.7"908.38 mieast4° 06' 27.5"282.36 minorth958.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 10:20 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNorthwest NW
YogyakartaMon 10:20 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 10:20 PM691 km429 miles373 nmNorth N
MalangMon 10:20 PM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangMon 10:20 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth N
BandungMon 10:20 PM779 km484 miles421 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaMon 10:20 PM786 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarMon 11:20 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
SingarajaMon 11:20 PM859 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE
BekasiMon 10:20 PM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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