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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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 31' North, Longitude: 95° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.4"1001.84 miwest0° 11' 06.3"12.72 minorth1001.85 mi
24 hours11° 59' 12.6"828.34 mieast4° 17' 52.0"295.31 minorth877.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehFri 6:48 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNorth N
MedanFri 6:48 AM398 km247 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarFri 6:48 AM421 km262 miles227 nmEast E
George TownFri 7:48 AM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
PadangFri 6:48 AM682 km424 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
IpohFri 7:48 AM691 km429 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 7:48 AM719 km447 miles388 nmEast E
Hat YaiFri 6:48 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruFri 7:48 AM954 km593 miles515 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 7:48 AM966 km600 miles521 nmEast E

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