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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: 10%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 51' South, Longitude: 108° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.98 meters/second, 1598.3 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 27' 34.7"993.12 miwest0° 11' 06.7"12.73 minorth993.39 mi
24 hours12° 51' 10.6"882.77 mieast4° 35' 07.9"315.11 minorth940.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CirebonFri 9:30 AM14 km9 miles8 nmNorthwest NW
TegalFri 9:30 AM52 km33 miles28 nmEast E
TasikmalayaFri 9:30 AM67 km42 miles36 nmSouthwest SW
PekalonganFri 9:30 AM108 km67 miles58 nmEast E
BandungFri 9:30 AM115 km71 miles62 nmWest W
BekasiFri 9:30 AM194 km121 miles105 nmWest-northwest WNW
SemarangFri 9:30 AM196 km122 miles106 nmEast E
BogorFri 9:30 AM212 km132 miles114 nmWest W
JakartaFri 9:30 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
YogyakartaFri 9:30 AM218 km135 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
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