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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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 34' North, Longitude: 95° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.51 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"1003.17 miwest0° 11' 54.7"13.64 misouth1003.34 mi
24 hours11° 46' 38.2"813.83 mieast4° 51' 59.9"334.38 misouth880.37 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 8:08 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth N
MedanFri 8:08 AM397 km247 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarFri 8:08 AM422 km262 miles228 nmEast E
George TownFri 9:08 AM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhuketFri 8:08 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
IpohFri 9:08 AM690 km429 miles372 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 9:08 AM720 km447 miles389 nmEast E
Hat YaiFri 8:08 AM759 km471 miles410 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruFri 9:08 AM956 km594 miles516 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 9:08 AM968 km601 miles523 nmEast E

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