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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, May 7, 2013 at 2:54:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 102° 53' East

The ground speed is currently 445.08 meters/second, 1602.3 kilometres/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 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' 32.2"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.5"995.50 miWest0° 10' 02.1"11.49 miNorth995.36 mi
24 hours11° 10' 18.5"765.11 miEast3° 47' 11.6"260.25 miNorth804.23 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 10:54 AM228 km142 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SihanoukvilleTue 9:54 AM290 km180 miles156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hat YaiTue 9:54 AM291 km181 miles157 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala TerengganuTue 10:54 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth S
KangarTue 10:54 AM347 km216 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alor SetarTue 10:54 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
Cần ThơTue 9:54 AM386 km240 miles208 nmNortheast NE
George TownTue 10:54 AM408 km253 miles220 nmSouthwest SW
IpohTue 10:54 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Phnom PenhTue 9:54 AM446 km277 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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