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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 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 54' North
Longitude: 105° 18' 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"994.54 miwest0° 09' 57.7"11.41 minorth994.38 mi
24 hours10° 47' 15.7"737.31 mieast3° 44' 55.7"257.68 minorth776.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ho Chi MinhFri 6:44 PM259 km161 miles140 nmNortheast NE
SihanoukvilleFri 6:44 PM272 km169 miles147 nmNorthwest NW
Phnom PenhFri 6:44 PM300 km187 miles162 nmNorth N
BattambangFri 6:44 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hat YaiFri 6:44 PM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuantanFri 7:44 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alor SetarFri 7:44 PM624 km388 miles337 nmWest-southwest WSW
PattayaFri 6:44 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
IpohFri 7:44 PM662 km411 miles357 nmSouthwest SW
George TownFri 7:44 PM670 km416 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
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