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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: 15%

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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 28' North, Longitude: 112° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.69 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.0"999.08 miwest0° 11' 46.1"13.48 misouth999.33 mi
24 hours11° 54' 04.4"819.48 mieast4° 52' 25.5"334.88 misouth887.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MiriFri 9:18 AM196 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
Kuala BelaitFri 9:18 AM207 km128 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pekan TutongFri 9:18 AM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 9:18 AM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kota KinabaluFri 9:18 AM390 km243 miles211 nmEast E
KuchingFri 9:18 AM499 km310 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PontianakFri 8:18 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PrincesaFri 9:18 AM827 km514 miles446 nmNortheast NE
Nha TrangFri 8:18 AM836 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Palangka RayaFri 8:18 AM862 km536 miles466 nmSouth S

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