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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 14, 2012 at 2:38:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 04' North, Longitude: 113° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.21 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.56 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.2"993.52 miWest0° 11' 23.3"13.04 miSouth993.84 mi
24 hours11° 53' 56.7"814.96 miEast4° 46' 09.4"327.72 miSouth881.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluFri 10:38 AM354 km220 miles191 nmSoutheast SE
Pekan TutongFri 10:38 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 10:38 AM379 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala BelaitFri 10:38 AM390 km242 miles210 nmSouth S
MiriFri 10:38 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
Puerto PrincesaFri 10:38 AM591 km367 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nha TrangFri 9:38 AM671 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
KuchingFri 10:38 AM806 km501 miles435 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ho Chi MinhFri 9:38 AM818 km509 miles442 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơFri 9:38 AM891 km554 miles481 nmWest-northwest WNW

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