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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||106° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.9"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 54.9"||1003.29 mi||west||0° 11' 03.9"||12.67 mi||north||1003.24 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 57.0"||747.03 mi||east||4° 16' 08.4"||293.37 mi||north||799.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kuantan||Sun 12:18 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| WSW|
|Johor Bahru||Sun 12:18 AM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| SW|
|Tanjung Pinang||Sat 11:18 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| SSW|
|Singapore||Sun 12:18 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| SW|
|Seremban||Sun 12:18 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| WSW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sun 12:18 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| WSW|
|Ipoh||Sun 12:18 AM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm|| W|
|Kuching||Sun 12:18 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| SE|
|Pontianak||Sat 11:18 PM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm|| SE|
|George Town||Sun 12:18 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| W|
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