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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: 74%
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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 43' North
Longitude: 116° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.40 meters/second, 1617.9 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.8"1005.26 miwest0° 11' 27.4"13.12 misouth1005.39 mi
24 hours11° 11' 42.0"774.07 mieast4° 37' 52.6"318.23 misouth837.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SangattaThu 4:18 AM199 km123 miles107 nmSoutheast SE
SamarindaThu 4:18 AM266 km166 miles144 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanThu 4:18 AM336 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 4:18 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pekan TutongThu 4:18 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MiriThu 4:18 AM386 km240 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala BelaitThu 4:18 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
Kota KinabaluThu 4:18 AM471 km293 miles255 nmNorth N
PaluThu 4:18 AM498 km310 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
Palangka RayaThu 3:18 AM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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