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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 54.9"1003.29 miwest0° 11' 03.9"12.67 minorth1003.24 mi
24 hours10° 49' 57.0"747.03 mieast4° 16' 08.4"293.37 minorth799.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuantanSun 12:18 AM328 km204 miles177 nmWest-southwest WSW
Johor BahruSun 12:18 AM432 km269 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
Tanjung PinangSat 11:18 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSun 12:18 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
SerembanSun 12:18 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurSun 12:18 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
IpohSun 12:18 AM564 km350 miles304 nmWest W
KuchingSun 12:18 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakSat 11:18 PM612 km380 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
Cần ThơSat 11:18 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth N
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