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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' South, Longitude: 113° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 26' 05.5"984.94 miwest0° 10' 49.3"12.40 minorth985.28 mi
24 hours13° 22' 30.8"912.65 mieast4° 33' 08.7"312.84 minorth969.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangFri 10:30 AM165 km102 miles89 nmNorth N
KediriFri 10:30 AM202 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaFri 10:30 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth N
DenpasarFri 11:30 AM259 km161 miles140 nmEast-northeast ENE
MadiunFri 10:30 AM259 km161 miles140 nmNorthwest NW
SingarajaFri 11:30 AM275 km171 miles149 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaFri 10:30 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorthwest NW
YogyakartaFri 10:30 AM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
MataramFri 11:30 AM353 km219 miles190 nmEast-northeast ENE
KudusFri 10:30 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNorthwest NW

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