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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 = Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 4:18:00 PM.

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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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, January 1, 2012 at 6:16 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, January 9, 2012 at 7:31 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: 96° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.57 meters/second, 1492.4 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"927.00 miWest0° 02' 15.3"2.59 miSouth927.13 mi
24 hours12° 39' 28.4"810.79 miEast1° 26' 59.1"99.74 miSouth820.95 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 PM25 km15 miles13 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NaypyidawSat 10:48 PM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth S
ChittagongSat 10:18 PM442 km275 miles239 nmWest W
Chiang MaiSat 11:18 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
ComillaSat 10:18 PM527 km327 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW
SylhetSat 10:18 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
CherrapunjiSat 9:48 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
ShillongSat 9:48 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
ChandpurSat 10:18 PM574 km357 miles310 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarisalSat 10:18 PM595 km370 miles321 nmWest W

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