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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 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 56' South, Longitude: 112° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.52 meters/second, 1546.3 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.7"960.69 miwest0° 07' 04.2"8.11 minorth961.00 mi
24 hours13° 10' 59.1"877.01 mieast3° 14' 36.4"223.00 minorth911.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSat 6:52 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 5:52 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth N
MataramSat 6:52 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingarajaSat 6:52 PM918 km570 miles496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
The SettlementSat 5:52 PM938 km583 miles507 nmNorthwest NW
SurakartaSat 5:52 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 5:52 PM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth N
SemarangSat 5:52 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSat 5:52 PM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 5:52 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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