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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: 31%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 107° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.74 meters/second, 1593.9 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.51 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.5"990.35 miwest0° 10' 24.9"11.93 minorth990.64 mi
24 hours12° 34' 02.8"860.11 mieast4° 20' 40.9"298.57 minorth914.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 7:30 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TasikmalayaThu 7:30 AM173 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
BogorThu 7:30 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNorth N
BekasiThu 7:30 AM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth N
CirebonThu 7:30 AM240 km149 miles129 nmNortheast NE
JakartaThu 7:30 AM249 km155 miles135 nmNorth N
SerangThu 7:30 AM271 km168 miles146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegalThu 7:30 AM279 km173 miles150 nmNortheast NE
The SettlementThu 7:30 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PekalonganThu 7:30 AM323 km200 miles174 nmEast-northeast ENE
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