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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.1"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.5"||994.60 mi||west||0° 09' 58.1"||11.42 mi||north||994.44 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 14.0"||737.32 mi||east||3° 45' 05.9"||257.88 mi||north||777.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ho Chi Minh||Fri 6:36 PM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| NNW|
|Phnom Penh||Fri 6:36 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| NW|
|Sihanoukville||Fri 6:36 PM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm|| WNW|
|Battambang||Fri 6:36 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NW|
|Pakse||Fri 6:36 PM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm|| NNW|
|Hat Yai||Fri 6:36 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| WSW|
|Da Nang||Fri 6:36 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm|| N|
|Ipoh||Fri 7:36 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| SW|
|Kuching||Fri 7:36 PM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| SSE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 7:36 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| SW|
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