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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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 07' North, Longitude: 98° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.19 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 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"1000.29 miwest0° 10' 50.7"12.42 misouth1000.53 mi
24 hours11° 00' 37.7"757.34 mieast4° 28' 16.2"307.24 misouth819.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LangkawiWed 4:44 AM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alor SetarWed 4:44 AM161 km100 miles87 nmEast E
George TownWed 4:44 AM175 km109 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiWed 3:44 AM199 km123 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhuketWed 3:44 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedanWed 3:44 AM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth S
IpohWed 4:44 AM295 km183 miles159 nmSoutheast SE
PematangsiantarWed 3:44 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth S
Banda AcehWed 3:44 AM403 km250 miles217 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurWed 4:44 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSoutheast SE
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