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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 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"999.42 miwest0° 11' 49.1"13.53 misouth999.66 mi
24 hours11° 54' 57.7"820.80 mieast4° 53' 18.1"335.88 misouth888.91 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 AM76 km47 miles41 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanFri 9:28 AM356 km221 miles192 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhuketFri 9:28 AM399 km248 miles215 nmNortheast NE
PematangsiantarFri 9:28 AM424 km264 miles229 nmSoutheast SE
George TownFri 10:28 AM488 km303 miles264 nmEast E
Alor SetarFri 10:28 AM501 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hat YaiFri 9:28 AM539 km335 miles291 nmEast-northeast ENE
IpohFri 10:28 AM580 km360 miles313 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurFri 10:28 AM682 km424 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
Johor BahruFri 10:28 AM966 km600 miles522 nmEast-southeast ESE
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