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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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 40' North
Longitude: 96° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.43 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.1 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' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.3"1003.10 miwest0° 10' 55.9"12.52 minorth1003.05 mi
24 hours10° 46' 35.5"743.01 mieast4° 11' 57.4"288.59 minorth794.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehThu 6:34 PM205 km128 miles111 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanThu 6:34 PM226 km141 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
PematangsiantarThu 6:34 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSoutheast SE
George TownThu 7:34 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhuketThu 6:34 PM390 km242 miles211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alor SetarThu 7:34 PM412 km256 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
IpohThu 7:34 PM463 km288 miles250 nmEast E
Hat YaiThu 6:34 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 7:34 PM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerembanThu 7:34 PM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
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