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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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' North, Longitude: 113° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.21 meters/second, 1599.2 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' 23.1"993.60 miwest0° 11' 23.4"13.05 misouth993.91 mi
24 hours11° 53' 57.2"815.03 mieast4° 46' 10.5"327.77 misouth882.03 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 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSoutheast SE
Pekan TutongFri 10:38 AM387 km241 miles209 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 10:38 AM388 km241 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala BelaitFri 10:38 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriFri 10:38 AM411 km255 miles222 nmSouth S
Puerto PrincesaFri 10:38 AM620 km385 miles335 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nha TrangFri 9:38 AM651 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhFri 9:38 AM789 km490 miles426 nmWest-northwest WNW
KuchingFri 10:38 AM793 km493 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cần ThơFri 9:38 AM862 km536 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
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