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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 8:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 40' North, Longitude: 112° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.41 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' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.6"1005.21 miWest0° 11' 27.7"13.12 miSouth1005.34 mi
24 hours11° 11' 52.5"774.24 miEast4° 37' 55.1"318.26 miSouth837.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingThu 4:34 AM253 km157 miles137 nmWest W
MiriThu 4:34 AM338 km210 miles182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala BelaitThu 4:34 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakThu 3:34 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pekan TutongThu 4:34 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 4:34 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
Palangka RayaThu 3:34 AM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SamarindaThu 4:34 AM558 km347 miles301 nmEast-southeast ESE
BalikpapanThu 4:34 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSoutheast SE
BanjarmasinThu 4:34 AM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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