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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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 17' North, Longitude: 98° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.82 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.6"999.37 miwest0° 11' 48.6"13.53 misouth999.62 mi
24 hours11° 54' 50.8"820.63 mieast4° 53' 11.3"335.75 misouth888.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MedanFri 9:18 AM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LangkawiFri 10:18 AM228 km142 miles123 nmEast-northeast ENE
George TownFri 10:18 AM250 km155 miles135 nmEast E
Alor SetarFri 10:18 AM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarFri 9:18 AM274 km170 miles148 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PhuketFri 9:18 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth N
Banda AcehFri 9:18 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W
Hat YaiFri 9:18 AM327 km203 miles176 nmNortheast NE
IpohFri 10:18 AM345 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala LumpurFri 10:18 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE

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