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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: 24%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' North, Longitude: 98° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.7"989.25 miwest0° 10' 29.4"12.02 misouth989.58 mi
24 hours11° 40' 24.8"795.55 mieast4° 27' 26.9"306.34 misouth856.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Na Thon (Ko Samui)Thu 8:28 AM163 km101 miles88 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhuketThu 8:28 AM223 km139 miles121 nmSouth S
Hat YaiThu 8:28 AM386 km240 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
PattayaThu 8:28 AM425 km264 miles230 nmNortheast NE
DaweiThu 7:58 AM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth N
Alor SetarThu 9:28 AM466 km289 miles252 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BangkokThu 8:28 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
George TownThu 9:28 AM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SihanoukvilleThu 8:28 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast E
Banda AcehThu 8:28 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
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