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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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 34' South, Longitude: 113° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.7"969.58 miwest0° 08' 52.3"10.16 minorth969.93 mi
24 hours13° 46' 38.7"926.46 mieast3° 56' 12.9"270.61 minorth971.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarThu 10:30 AM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MataramThu 10:30 AM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingarajaThu 10:30 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 9:30 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
KediriThu 9:30 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaThu 9:30 AM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 9:30 AM736 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RabaThu 10:30 AM792 km492 miles428 nmNortheast NE
SemarangThu 9:30 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northwest NNW
The SettlementThu 9:30 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-northwest WNW

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