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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 = Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 4:18:00 PM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 31' North, Longitude: 106° 28' East

The ground speed is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 kilometres/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"1003.23 miWest0° 11' 03.9"12.67 miNorth1003.18 mi
24 hours10° 49' 57.0"746.98 miEast4° 16' 09.4"293.37 miNorth799.85 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuantanSun 12:18 AM357 km222 miles193 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala TerengganuSun 12:18 AM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruSun 12:18 AM451 km280 miles244 nmSouthwest SW
Tanjung PinangSat 11:18 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSun 12:18 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
BatamSat 11:18 PM473 km294 miles255 nmSouthwest SW
Kota BharuSun 12:18 AM499 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
Malacca CitySun 12:18 AM534 km332 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
SerembanSun 12:18 AM540 km336 miles292 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuchingSun 12:18 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSoutheast SE

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