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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 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' North, Longitude: 93° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.86 meters/second, 1608.7 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' 33.1"999.54 miwest0° 11' 49.6"13.54 misouth999.79 mi
24 hours11° 55' 06.5"821.07 mieast4° 53' 26.3"336.06 misouth889.21 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 9:38 AM234 km145 miles126 nmEast E
MedanFri 9:38 AM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhuketFri 9:38 AM642 km399 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hat YaiFri 9:38 AM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
IpohFri 10:38 AM876 km544 miles473 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurFri 10:38 AM967 km601 miles522 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokFri 9:38 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 10:38 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmEast-southeast ESE
YangonFri 9:08 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluFri 9:38 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmSoutheast SE
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