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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: 56%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 115° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.47 meters/second, 1546.1 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.1"960.49 miwest0° 07' 02.9"8.08 minorth960.80 mi
24 hours13° 11' 14.5"877.13 mieast3° 14' 09.3"222.47 minorth911.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSat 6:40 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth N
MataramSat 6:40 PM818 km508 miles442 nmNorth N
SingarajaSat 6:40 PM870 km540 miles470 nmNorth N
RabaSat 6:40 PM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 5:40 PM930 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSat 5:40 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSat 5:40 PM1060 km659 miles572 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSat 5:40 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 6:40 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSat 5:40 PM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorthwest NW
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