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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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 102° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.98 meters/second, 1537.1 km/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 830.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.92 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.7"954.85 miwest0° 06' 10.2"7.07 misouth954.62 mi
24 hours14° 05' 12.5"932.57 mieast1° 56' 14.9"133.25 misouth937.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 12:30 PM775 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungMon 12:30 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 12:30 PM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaMon 12:30 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmNortheast NE
SemarangMon 12:30 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 12:30 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmNorth N
MalangMon 12:30 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 12:30 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmNortheast NE
PalembangMon 12:30 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 1:30 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmEast-northeast ENE

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