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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 30%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 43' North, Longitude: 105° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.47 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.4"1003.09 miwest0° 11' 53.5"13.62 misouth1003.26 mi
24 hours11° 45' 52.1"812.85 mieast4° 51' 41.1"334.02 misouth879.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangFri 7:26 AM225 km140 miles121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Johor BahruFri 8:26 AM229 km143 miles124 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeFri 8:26 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
KuantanFri 8:26 AM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-northwest WNW
Malacca CityFri 8:26 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest W
SerembanFri 8:26 AM390 km242 miles211 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurFri 8:26 AM415 km258 miles224 nmWest W
PekanbaruFri 7:26 AM502 km312 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW
JambiFri 7:26 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
IpohFri 8:26 AM521 km324 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
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