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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 = Friday, October 12, 2012 at 1:28:00 AM.

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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: 15%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' North, Longitude: 110° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.7"999.13 miWest0° 11' 46.5"13.48 miSouth999.38 mi
24 hours11° 54' 11.2"819.65 miEast4° 52' 32.4"335.01 miSouth887.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MiriFri 9:28 AM410 km255 miles222 nmEast-southeast ESE
KuchingFri 9:28 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
Kuala BelaitFri 9:28 AM431 km268 miles233 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pekan TutongFri 9:28 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast E
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 9:28 AM503 km313 miles272 nmEast E
PontianakFri 8:28 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kota KinabaluFri 9:28 AM627 km390 miles339 nmEast E
Ho Chi MinhFri 8:28 AM719 km447 miles388 nmNorthwest NW
Cần ThơFri 8:28 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangFri 8:28 AM764 km475 miles413 nmNorth N

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