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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 8:18:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 44' North, Longitude: 116° 30' 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 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.9"1005.19 miWest0° 11' 27.4"13.12 miSouth1005.32 mi
24 hours11° 11' 41.3"774.00 miEast4° 37' 52.3"318.20 miSouth836.95 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 AM178 km111 miles96 nmSoutheast SE
SamarindaThu 4:18 AM257 km159 miles139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanThu 4:18 AM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth S
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 4:18 AM390 km242 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pekan TutongThu 4:18 AM397 km247 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala BelaitThu 4:18 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
MiriThu 4:18 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
Kota KinabaluThu 4:18 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth N
PaluThu 4:18 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSoutheast SE
Palangka RayaThu 3:18 AM521 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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