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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 = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 3:24:00 AM.

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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

The Moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 02' North, Longitude: 114° 13' East

The ground speed is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 kilometres/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.69 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.4"1001.12 miWest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 miNorth1001.05 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.6"778.36 miEast4° 10' 28.6"286.87 miNorth826.55 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kuala BelaitTue 11:24 AM50 km31 miles27 nmSouth S
Pekan TutongTue 11:24 AM56 km35 miles30 nmEast-southeast ESE
MiriTue 11:24 AM75 km47 miles41 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 11:24 AM83 km51 miles45 nmEast-southeast ESE
PaparTue 11:24 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kota KinabaluTue 11:24 AM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
SibuTue 11:24 AM403 km251 miles218 nmSouthwest SW
SarikeiTue 11:24 AM439 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
KuchingTue 11:24 AM577 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PrincesaTue 11:24 AM721 km448 miles389 nmNortheast NE

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