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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 20:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||98° 26' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.5"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.4"||1000.30 mi||west||0° 10' 50.8"||12.42 mi||south||1000.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 38.1"||757.36 mi||east||4° 28' 17.5"||307.26 mi||south||819.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Langkawi||Wed 4:46 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm|| E|
|Phuket||Wed 3:46 AM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm|| N|
|Alor Setar||Wed 4:46 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm|| E|
|George Town||Wed 4:46 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| ESE|
|Hat Yai||Wed 3:46 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| ENE|
|Medan||Wed 3:46 AM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| S|
|Ipoh||Wed 4:46 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| ESE|
|Banda Aceh||Wed 3:46 AM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm|| W|
|Pematangsiantar||Wed 3:46 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| S|
|Kuala Lumpur||Wed 4:46 AM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| SE|
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