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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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 11:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 37' North, Longitude: 100° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.1"1003.17 miwest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 minorth1003.11 mi
24 hours10° 46' 38.4"743.12 mieast4° 12' 12.8"288.88 minorth794.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IpohThu 7:18 PM33 km20 miles18 nmEast E
George TownThu 7:18 PM104 km64 miles56 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alor SetarThu 7:18 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurThu 7:18 PM191 km119 miles103 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LangkawiThu 7:18 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerembanThu 7:18 PM244 km151 miles132 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedanThu 6:18 PM264 km164 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hat YaiThu 6:18 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth N
PematangsiantarThu 6:18 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouthwest SW
KuantanThu 7:18 PM292 km181 miles158 nmEast-southeast ESE
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