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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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, January 1, 2012 at 6:14 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, January 9, 2012 at 7:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 12' North, Longitude: 95° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.57 meters/second, 1492.5 km/hour, 927.4 miles/hour or 805.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"15.46 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.46 mi
1 hour14° 28' 24.4"927.07 miwest0° 02' 15.3"2.59 misouth927.20 mi
24 hours12° 39' 28.4"810.85 mieast1° 27' 02.2"99.81 misouth821.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MandalaySat 10:48 PM33 km21 miles18 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawSat 10:48 PM273 km169 miles147 nmSouth S
ChittagongSat 10:18 PM419 km260 miles226 nmWest W
Chiang MaiSat 11:18 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
ComillaSat 10:18 PM502 km312 miles271 nmWest-northwest WNW
SylhetSat 10:18 PM506 km314 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
CherrapunjiSat 9:48 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
ChandpurSat 10:18 PM547 km340 miles295 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShillongSat 9:48 PM550 km342 miles297 nmNorthwest NW
BarisalSat 10:18 PM571 km355 miles309 nmWest W
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