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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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' South, Longitude: 90° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 55.6"986.49 miwest0° 09' 56.9"11.40 misouth986.30 mi
24 hours12° 46' 00.8"869.67 mieast3° 43' 23.9"255.95 misouth901.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 11:30 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 11:30 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanSat 11:30 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 11:30 AM1811 km1125 miles978 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 11:30 AM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurSat 12:30 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 12:30 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSat 10:30 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:00 AM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 10:00 AM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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