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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: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 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: 103° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 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"1000.18 miwest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 misouth1000.42 mi
24 hours11° 00' 32.9"757.17 mieast4° 28' 03.5"307.00 misouth819.27 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 AM266 km165 miles143 nmSouth S
IpohWed 4:24 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hat YaiWed 3:24 AM376 km233 miles203 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alor SetarWed 4:24 AM376 km233 miles203 nmWest W
George TownWed 4:24 AM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurWed 4:24 AM406 km252 miles219 nmSouthwest SW
SerembanWed 4:24 AM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cần ThơWed 3:24 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SihanoukvilleWed 3:24 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
Johor BahruWed 4:24 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSouth S
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