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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 = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 10:08:00 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: 63%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 16' South, Longitude: 101° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.4"1003.11 miWest0° 11' 37.0"13.30 miSouth1003.10 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.0"802.22 miEast4° 35' 16.7"315.26 miSouth859.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 5:08 AM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-southeast ESE
PadangFri 5:08 AM271 km168 miles146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JambiFri 5:08 AM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 5:08 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast E
PekanbaruFri 5:08 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth N
Bandar LampungFri 5:08 AM523 km325 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pangkal PinangFri 5:08 AM576 km358 miles311 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 6:08 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tanjung PinangFri 5:08 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruFri 6:08 AM603 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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