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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 8:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 09' North, Longitude: 101° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 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' 33.4"1000.16 miWest0° 10' 50.2"12.41 miSouth1000.40 mi
24 hours11° 00' 35.0"757.19 miEast4° 28' 09.1"307.09 miSouth819.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Alor SetarWed 4:34 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest W
Hat YaiWed 3:34 AM158 km98 miles85 nmNorthwest NW
George TownWed 4:34 AM163 km101 miles88 nmWest-southwest WSW
IpohWed 4:34 AM178 km111 miles96 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LangkawiWed 4:34 AM195 km121 miles106 nmWest W
KuantanWed 4:34 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSoutheast SE
Kuala LumpurWed 4:34 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth S
SerembanWed 4:34 AM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
PhuketWed 3:34 AM404 km251 miles218 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanWed 3:34 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSouthwest SW

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