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 Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 15:18:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||101° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.20 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.4 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' 33.1"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 11.6"||998.08 mi||west||0° 10' 19.0"||11.82 mi||north||997.95 mi|
|24 hours||10° 46' 36.7"||739.11 mi||east||3° 55' 31.9"||269.81 mi||north||783.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hat Yai||Sat 10:18 PM||151 km||94 miles||82 nm|| WSW|
|Langkawi||Sat 11:18 PM||247 km||154 miles||133 nm|| WSW|
|George Town||Sat 11:18 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| SSW|
|Ipoh||Sat 11:18 PM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm|| SSW|
|Phuket||Sat 10:18 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| W|
|Sihanoukville||Sat 10:18 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| NNE|
|Kuantan||Sat 11:18 PM||447 km||277 miles||241 nm|| SSE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 11:18 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| S|
|Seremban||Sat 11:18 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| S|
|Medan||Sat 10:18 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| SW|
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