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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 4:14:00 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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' North, Longitude: 102° 06' East

The ground speed is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 kilometres/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"1000.89 miWest0° 10' 51.3"12.43 miNorth1000.82 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.2"778.21 miEast4° 09' 38.3"285.92 miNorth826.02 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
Kota BharuTue 12:14 PM104 km65 miles56 nmNorth N
Kuala TerengganuTue 12:14 PM115 km72 miles62 nmEast E
IpohTue 12:14 PM127 km79 miles69 nmWest-southwest WSW
George TownTue 12:14 PM198 km123 miles107 nmWest W
KuantanTue 12:14 PM204 km127 miles110 nmSoutheast SE
Alor SetarTue 12:14 PM218 km136 miles118 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurTue 12:14 PM229 km143 miles124 nmSouth S
Shah AlamTue 12:14 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KangarTue 12:14 PM252 km157 miles136 nmWest-northwest WNW
Hat YaiTue 11:14 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNorthwest NW

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