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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:52 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 9, 2011 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 07' North, Longitude: 101° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.35 meters/second, 1495.3 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"15.49 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 33.1"928.80 miwest0° 02' 20.4"2.68 minorth928.68 mi
24 hours12° 19' 24.5"789.87 mieast0° 25' 20.7"29.07 minorth789.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Luang PrabangFri 11:18 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth S
Xam NeuaFri 11:18 PM286 km178 miles154 nmSoutheast SE
KunmingSat 12:18 AM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HanoiFri 11:18 PM418 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
VientianeFri 11:18 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
Chiang MaiFri 11:18 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
Hai PhongFri 11:18 PM506 km315 miles273 nmEast-southeast ESE
Udon ThaniFri 11:18 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
MandalayFri 10:48 PM610 km379 miles329 nmWest W
Khon KaenFri 11:18 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth S
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