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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 01' North
Longitude: 95° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.49 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.4"994.22 miwest0° 09' 55.6"11.37 minorth994.06 mi
24 hours10° 47' 25.0"737.25 mieast3° 44' 01.9"256.66 minorth776.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehFri 7:26 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSouth S
PhuketFri 7:26 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairFri 5:56 PM410 km255 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
Hat YaiFri 7:26 PM631 km392 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
DaweiFri 6:56 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alor SetarFri 8:26 PM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedanFri 7:26 PM718 km446 miles388 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BangkokFri 7:26 PM786 km488 miles424 nmNortheast NE
IpohFri 8:26 PM823 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
YangonFri 6:56 PM866 km538 miles467 nmNorth N
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