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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 12, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||south||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.6"||999.44 mi||west||0° 11' 48.6"||13.53 mi||south||999.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 50.8"||820.68 mi||east||4° 53' 11.3"||335.77 mi||south||888.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Medan||Fri 9:18 AM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| SSE|
|Langkawi||Fri 10:18 AM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm|| ENE|
|George Town||Fri 10:18 AM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm|| E|
|Alor Setar||Fri 10:18 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| ENE|
|Pematangsiantar||Fri 9:18 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| SSE|
|Phuket||Fri 9:18 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm|| N|
|Banda Aceh||Fri 9:18 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm|| W|
|Hat Yai||Fri 9:18 AM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm|| NE|
|Ipoh||Fri 10:18 AM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| ESE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 10:18 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| ESE|
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