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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: 90%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' South, Longitude: 115° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.64 meters/second, 1550.3 km/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.8"963.13 miwest0° 07' 37.8"8.75 minorth963.46 mi
24 hours13° 45' 06.0"918.78 mieast3° 27' 55.1"238.22 minorth955.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarMon 2:48 AM707 km439 miles382 nmNorth N
MataramMon 2:48 AM712 km443 miles385 nmNorth N
SingarajaMon 2:48 AM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth N
RabaMon 2:48 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 1:48 AM852 km529 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EndeMon 2:48 AM925 km575 miles500 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 1:48 AM925 km575 miles500 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangMon 2:48 AM990 km615 miles535 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaMon 1:48 AM997 km620 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
SemarangMon 1:48 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmNorthwest NW

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