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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 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' North, Longitude: 107° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 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' 34.5"999.25 miwest0° 11' 47.0"13.49 misouth999.50 mi
24 hours11° 54' 19.7"819.92 mieast4° 52' 40.9"335.19 misouth887.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingFri 9:38 AM514 km319 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
KuantanFri 9:38 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cần ThơFri 8:38 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ho Chi MinhFri 8:38 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth N
Tanjung PinangFri 8:38 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
Johor BahruFri 9:38 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
PontianakFri 8:38 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SingaporeFri 9:38 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala LumpurFri 9:38 AM717 km446 miles387 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala BelaitFri 9:38 AM724 km450 miles391 nmEast E
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