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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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 40' North
Longitude: 112° 21' 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' 18.4"1005.28 miwest0° 11' 27.7"13.13 misouth1005.41 mi
24 hours11° 11' 53.4"774.31 mieast4° 37' 55.4"318.28 misouth837.24 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 AM223 km139 miles120 nmWest W
MiriThu 4:34 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakThu 3:34 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala BelaitThu 4:34 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pekan TutongThu 4:34 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
Palangka RayaThu 3:34 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 4:34 AM464 km288 miles250 nmNortheast NE
SamarindaThu 4:34 AM586 km364 miles316 nmEast-southeast ESE
BalikpapanThu 4:34 AM595 km370 miles321 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjarmasinThu 4:34 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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