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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: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' South, Longitude: 106° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 28' 20.6"994.19 miwest0° 11' 21.9"13.02 minorth994.47 mi
24 hours12° 29' 34.4"858.22 mieast4° 39' 22.8"319.97 minorth918.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BogorTue 10:10 PM28 km17 miles15 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 10:10 PM73 km45 miles39 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiTue 10:10 PM74 km46 miles40 nmNortheast NE
SerangTue 10:10 PM85 km53 miles46 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungTue 10:10 PM115 km71 miles62 nmEast E
TasikmalayaTue 10:10 PM197 km122 miles106 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar LampungTue 10:10 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNorthwest NW
CirebonTue 10:10 PM217 km135 miles117 nmEast E
TegalTue 10:10 PM280 km174 miles151 nmEast E
PekalonganTue 10:10 PM336 km209 miles181 nmEast E
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