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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 is currently 447.13 meters/second, 1609.7 kilometres/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kuala TerengganuWed 4:24 AM136 km85 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
Kota BharuWed 4:24 AM196 km122 miles106 nmWest W
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
KangarWed 4:24 AM425 km264 miles229 nmWest W
Shah AlamWed 4:24 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW

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