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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: 33%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 26' South, Longitude: 99° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.51 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.68 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.3"940.39 miwest0° 01' 21.3"1.55 minorth940.46 mi
24 hours13° 57' 17.3"910.38 mieast1° 07' 24.6"77.28 minorth916.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 4:50 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 4:50 PM1649 km1025 miles890 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 4:50 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmNorth N
MalangThu 4:50 PM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 4:50 PM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 4:50 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 5:50 PM2036 km1265 miles1099 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 5:50 PM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeThu 5:50 PM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmNorth N
PontianakThu 4:50 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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