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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 23:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' North, Longitude: 99° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.2"1000.80 miwest0° 10' 50.1"12.41 minorth1000.73 mi
24 hours11° 15' 20.5"775.38 mieast4° 07' 53.0"283.91 minorth822.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George TownSun 7:04 AM127 km79 miles69 nmEast E
LangkawiSun 7:04 AM144 km89 miles78 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alor SetarSun 7:04 AM164 km102 miles89 nmNortheast NE
MedanSun 6:04 AM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
IpohSun 7:04 AM222 km138 miles120 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiSun 6:04 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNortheast NE
PematangsiantarSun 6:04 AM245 km152 miles133 nmSouth S
PhuketSun 6:04 AM310 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSun 7:04 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
SerembanSun 7:04 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE

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