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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: 62%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' North, Longitude: 107° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.5"994.60 miwest0° 09' 58.1"11.42 minorth994.44 mi
24 hours10° 47' 14.0"737.32 mieast3° 45' 05.9"257.88 minorth777.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cần ThơFri 6:36 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhFri 6:36 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Phnom PenhFri 6:36 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangFri 6:36 PM429 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SihanoukvilleFri 6:36 PM451 km280 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
Siem ReapFri 6:36 PM619 km384 miles334 nmNorthwest NW
BattambangFri 6:36 PM643 km399 miles347 nmNorthwest NW
PakseFri 6:36 PM709 km440 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hat YaiFri 6:36 PM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-southwest WSW
Da NangFri 6:36 PM804 km499 miles434 nmNorth N
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