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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 = Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:44:00 AM.

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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: 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 is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 kilometres/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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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 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Phan ThiếtFri 6:44 PM358 km223 miles193 nmNortheast NE
Kuala TerengganuFri 7:44 PM476 km296 miles257 nmSouthwest SW
Kota BharuFri 7:44 PM477 km296 miles257 nmSouthwest SW
Stung TrengFri 6:44 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
Siem ReapFri 6:44 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BattambangFri 6:44 PM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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