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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 Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 19:34:00 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: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 19' North, Longitude: 116° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.6"999.81 miwest0° 10' 48.2"12.37 misouth1000.06 mi
24 hours11° 00' 21.0"756.67 mieast4° 27' 30.6"306.35 misouth818.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluWed 3:34 AM39 km24 miles21 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 3:34 AM202 km126 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
Pekan TutongWed 3:34 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitWed 3:34 AM286 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
MiriWed 3:34 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PrincesaWed 3:34 AM473 km294 miles256 nmNortheast NE
Zamboanga CityWed 3:34 AM658 km409 miles356 nmEast E
KuchingWed 3:34 AM832 km517 miles449 nmSouthwest SW
BalikpapanWed 3:34 AM841 km523 miles454 nmSouth S
BacolodWed 3:34 AM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE

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