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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 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 54' North
Longitude: 101° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.38 meters/second, 1599.8 km/hour, 994.0 miles/hour or 863.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.8"993.97 miwest0° 11' 26.1"13.10 misouth994.29 mi
24 hours11° 54' 13.8"815.66 mieast4° 47' 01.3"328.73 misouth882.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hat YaiFri 10:28 AM133 km83 miles72 nmSouthwest SW
Alor SetarFri 11:28 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Na Thon (Ko Samui)Fri 10:28 AM233 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
LangkawiFri 11:28 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
George TownFri 11:28 AM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhuketFri 10:28 AM318 km198 miles172 nmWest W
IpohFri 11:28 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSouth S
SihanoukvilleFri 10:28 AM390 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
KuantanFri 11:28 AM506 km315 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala LumpurFri 11:28 AM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
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