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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: 73%

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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 26' North, Longitude: 94° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.45 meters/second, 1618.0 km/hour, 1005.4 miles/hour or 873.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 17.0"1005.36 miwest0° 11' 28.9"13.15 misouth1005.49 mi
24 hours11° 12' 45.5"775.40 mieast4° 38' 06.9"318.50 misouth838.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehThu 4:46 AM458 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
MedanThu 4:46 AM482 km300 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarThu 4:46 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
PadangThu 4:46 AM660 km410 miles357 nmEast-southeast ESE
IpohThu 5:46 AM775 km481 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurThu 5:46 AM779 km484 miles421 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hat YaiThu 4:46 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruThu 5:46 AM987 km613 miles533 nmEast E
SingaporeThu 5:46 AM996 km619 miles538 nmEast E
BengkuluThu 4:46 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmSoutheast SE
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