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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 23, 2012 at 12:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 23, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 05' North, Longitude: 111° 53' East

The ground speed is currently 447.63 meters/second, 1611.5 kilometres/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.69 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 33' 22.8"1001.22 miWest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 miNorth1001.13 mi
24 hours10° 40' 01.7"733.72 miEast4° 02' 20.9"277.58 miNorth781.34 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MiriFri 8:36 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
Kuala BelaitFri 8:36 PM308 km191 miles166 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pekan TutongFri 8:36 PM338 km210 miles182 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 8:36 PM363 km226 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
SibuFri 8:36 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
SarikeiFri 8:36 PM438 km272 miles237 nmSouth S
Kota KinabaluFri 8:36 PM464 km288 miles250 nmEast E
KuchingFri 8:36 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Phan ThiếtFri 7:36 PM680 km422 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakFri 7:36 PM732 km455 miles395 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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