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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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 15' North, Longitude: 95° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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"0.23 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.2"999.49 miwest0° 11' 49.1"13.54 misouth999.74 mi
24 hours11° 54' 58.5"820.88 mieast4° 53' 18.8"335.92 misouth888.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehFri 9:28 AM52 km32 miles28 nmNorthwest NW
MedanFri 9:28 AM381 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhuketFri 9:28 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNortheast NE
PematangsiantarFri 9:28 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSoutheast SE
George TownFri 10:28 AM518 km322 miles280 nmEast E
Alor SetarFri 10:28 AM530 km330 miles286 nmEast E
Hat YaiFri 9:28 AM567 km352 miles306 nmEast-northeast ENE
IpohFri 10:28 AM609 km379 miles329 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurFri 10:28 AM710 km441 miles383 nmEast-southeast ESE
Johor BahruFri 10:28 AM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
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