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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 = Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 8:24:00 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: 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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 10' North, Longitude: 104° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.13 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.67 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.6"1000.10 miWest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 miSouth1000.35 mi
24 hours11° 00' 32.5"757.10 miEast4° 28' 02.8"306.97 miSouth819.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuantanWed 4:24 AM273 km170 miles147 nmSouth-southwest SSW
IpohWed 4:24 AM366 km228 miles198 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hat YaiWed 3:24 AM405 km251 miles218 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alor SetarWed 4:24 AM406 km252 miles219 nmWest W
George TownWed 4:24 AM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurWed 4:24 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
SerembanWed 4:24 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cần ThơWed 3:24 AM469 km292 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Malacca CityWed 4:24 AM482 km300 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SihanoukvilleWed 3:24 AM495 km308 miles267 nmNorth N

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