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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: 96%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 33' 11.6"998.08 miwest0° 10' 19.0"11.82 minorth997.95 mi
24 hours10° 46' 36.7"739.11 mieast3° 55' 31.9"269.81 minorth783.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hat YaiSat 10:18 PM151 km94 miles82 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alor SetarSat 11:18 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
LangkawiSat 11:18 PM247 km154 miles133 nmWest-southwest WSW
George TownSat 11:18 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
IpohSat 11:18 PM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhuketSat 10:18 PM371 km231 miles200 nmWest W
SihanoukvilleSat 10:18 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KuantanSat 11:18 PM447 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala LumpurSat 11:18 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
Cần ThơSat 10:18 PM525 km326 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
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