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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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 26' North, Longitude: 110° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.2 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 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.7"999.20 miwest0° 11' 46.5"13.49 misouth999.45 mi
24 hours11° 54' 12.1"819.73 mieast4° 52' 33.3"335.05 misouth887.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingFri 9:28 AM429 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
MiriFri 9:28 AM439 km273 miles237 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala BelaitFri 9:28 AM460 km286 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pekan TutongFri 9:28 AM502 km312 miles271 nmEast E
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 9:28 AM535 km332 miles289 nmEast E
PontianakFri 8:28 AM611 km380 miles330 nmSouth S
Kota KinabaluFri 9:28 AM657 km408 miles355 nmEast E
Ho Chi MinhFri 8:28 AM701 km436 miles379 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cần ThơFri 8:28 AM703 km437 miles379 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangFri 8:28 AM760 km472 miles410 nmNorth N
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