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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 3:54:00 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 03:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 08' North, Longitude: 106° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"1000.98 miWest0° 10' 51.9"12.44 miNorth1000.91 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.5"778.27 miEast4° 09' 58.4"286.30 miNorth826.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuantanTue 11:54 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-southwest WSW
Johor BahruTue 11:54 AM538 km334 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
Tanjung PinangTue 10:54 AM542 km337 miles292 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KuchingTue 11:54 AM546 km340 miles295 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeTue 11:54 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouthwest SW
Cần ThơTue 10:54 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Malacca CityTue 11:54 AM615 km382 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
SerembanTue 11:54 AM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurTue 11:54 AM622 km386 miles336 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ho Chi MinhTue 10:54 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth N

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