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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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 08' North
Longitude: 101° 20' 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"1000.23 miwest0° 10' 50.2"12.41 misouth1000.48 mi
24 hours11° 00' 35.2"757.25 mieast4° 28' 09.8"307.12 misouth819.39 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 AM107 km67 miles58 nmWest W
Hat YaiWed 3:34 AM136 km84 miles73 nmNorthwest NW
George TownWed 4:34 AM137 km85 miles74 nmSouthwest SW
LangkawiWed 4:34 AM166 km103 miles89 nmWest W
IpohWed 4:34 AM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth S
Kuala LumpurWed 4:34 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth S
KuantanWed 4:34 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSoutheast SE
PhuketWed 3:34 AM378 km235 miles204 nmWest-northwest WNW
SerembanWed 4:34 AM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth S
MedanWed 3:34 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouthwest SW
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