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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 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 32' South, Longitude: 97° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 36.6"970.28 miwest0° 09' 27.2"10.83 minorth970.66 mi
24 hours13° 29' 40.3"907.60 mieast4° 07' 53.0"283.99 minorth957.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamMon 10:40 PM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northwest NNW
The SettlementMon 11:10 PM938 km583 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluMon 11:10 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:10 PM1298 km806 miles701 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 11:10 PM1316 km818 miles710 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 11:10 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmNortheast NE
MalangMon 11:10 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeTue 12:10 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 11:10 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanMon 11:10 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth N
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