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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 20:46:00 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:

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"1000.30 miwest0° 10' 50.8"12.42 misouth1000.54 mi
24 hours11° 00' 38.1"757.36 mieast4° 28' 17.5"307.26 misouth819.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LangkawiWed 4:46 AM159 km99 miles86 nmEast E
PhuketWed 3:46 AM210 km130 miles113 nmNorth N
Alor SetarWed 4:46 AM215 km133 miles116 nmEast E
George TownWed 4:46 AM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiWed 3:46 AM247 km153 miles133 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanWed 3:46 AM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth S
IpohWed 4:46 AM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-southeast ESE
Banda AcehWed 3:46 AM349 km217 miles189 nmWest W
PematangsiantarWed 3:46 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth S
Kuala LumpurWed 4:46 AM490 km304 miles264 nmSoutheast SE
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