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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 2:08:00 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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 100° 46' East

The ground speed is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.5 kilometres/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miSouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.8"999.32 miWest0° 11' 48.2"13.52 miSouth999.57 mi
24 hours11° 54' 42.1"820.41 miEast4° 53' 03.1"335.59 miSouth888.48 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George TownFri 10:08 AM50 km31 miles27 nmWest-northwest WNW
IpohFri 10:08 AM87 km54 miles47 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alor SetarFri 10:08 AM100 km62 miles54 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KangarFri 10:08 AM140 km87 miles75 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LangkawiFri 10:08 AM151 km94 miles81 nmNorthwest NW
Kota BharuFri 10:08 AM188 km117 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hat YaiFri 9:08 AM190 km118 miles103 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurFri 10:08 AM260 km162 miles140 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Shah AlamFri 10:08 AM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala TerengganuFri 10:08 AM263 km163 miles142 nmEast E

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