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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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 32' North, Longitude: 105° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.9"1004.66 miwest0° 11' 24.3"13.06 minorth1004.73 mi
24 hours11° 20' 25.5"784.39 mieast4° 28' 47.0"307.80 minorth841.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangMon 10:14 AM78 km48 miles42 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeMon 11:14 AM154 km96 miles83 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruMon 11:14 AM173 km108 miles94 nmNorthwest NW
JambiMon 10:14 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pangkal PinangMon 10:14 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Malacca CityMon 11:14 AM359 km223 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangMon 10:14 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth S
PekanbaruMon 10:14 AM398 km247 miles215 nmWest W
KuantanMon 11:14 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerembanMon 11:14 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW

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