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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 100° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.8"999.40 miwest0° 11' 48.3"13.52 misouth999.64 mi
24 hours11° 54' 42.9"820.49 mieast4° 53' 03.8"335.63 misouth888.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George TownFri 10:08 AM22 km14 miles12 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alor SetarFri 10:08 AM91 km56 miles49 nmNorth N
IpohFri 10:08 AM103 km64 miles56 nmSoutheast SE
LangkawiFri 10:08 AM133 km83 miles72 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hat YaiFri 9:08 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurFri 10:08 AM275 km171 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedanFri 9:08 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
PematangsiantarFri 9:08 AM305 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SerembanFri 10:08 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KuantanFri 10:08 AM355 km221 miles192 nmEast-southeast ESE
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