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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 53' South
Longitude: 91° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.95 meters/second, 1562.2 km/hour, 970.7 miles/hour or 843.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.5"970.54 miwest0° 08' 25.0"9.65 misouth970.29 mi
24 hours13° 29' 34.0"906.17 mieast2° 57' 50.4"203.81 misouth922.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 11:50 AM610 km379 miles329 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSun 12:20 PM1620 km1006 miles875 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:20 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSun 12:20 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNortheast NE
BandungSun 12:20 PM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM2156 km1339 miles1164 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:20 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaSun 11:20 AM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmWest-northwest WNW
SurabayaSun 12:20 PM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSun 12:20 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNortheast NE
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