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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 4:24:00 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 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' North, Longitude: 99° 41' East

The ground speed is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.8 kilometres/hour, 1000.9 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' 45.6"1000.84 miWest0° 10' 50.9"12.42 miNorth1000.77 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.7"778.18 miEast4° 09' 28.1"285.72 miNorth825.92 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
George TownTue 12:24 PM75 km47 miles40 nmEast-northeast ENE
LangkawiTue 12:24 PM123 km76 miles66 nmNorth N
Alor SetarTue 12:24 PM125 km78 miles67 nmNortheast NE
KangarTue 12:24 PM146 km91 miles79 nmNorth-northeast NNE
IpohTue 12:24 PM173 km107 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedanTue 11:24 AM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hat YaiTue 11:24 AM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PematangsiantarTue 11:24 AM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kota BharuTue 12:24 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-northeast ENE
Shah AlamTue 12:24 PM313 km195 miles169 nmSoutheast SE

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