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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: 63%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 53' North, Longitude: 105° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 km/hour, 994.6 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"994.48 miwest0° 09' 57.7"11.41 minorth994.32 mi
24 hours10° 47' 15.5"737.26 mieast3° 44' 57.1"257.69 minorth776.94 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 6:44 PM130 km81 miles70 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhFri 6:44 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SihanoukvilleFri 6:44 PM295 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
Phnom PenhFri 6:44 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapFri 6:44 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BattambangFri 6:44 PM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nha TrangFri 6:44 PM543 km337 miles293 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiFri 6:44 PM599 km372 miles323 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuantanFri 7:44 PM614 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alor SetarFri 7:44 PM650 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW
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