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 12:26:00 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: 63%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.1"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.4"||994.22 mi||west||0° 09' 55.6"||11.37 mi||north||994.06 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 25.0"||737.25 mi||east||3° 44' 01.9"||256.66 mi||north||776.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Fri 7:26 PM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| S|
|Phuket||Fri 7:26 PM||386 km||240 miles||209 nm|| ESE|
|Port Blair||Fri 5:56 PM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| NW|
|Medan||Fri 7:26 PM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm|| SSE|
|Bangkok||Fri 7:26 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NE|
|Ipoh||Fri 8:26 PM||823 km||512 miles||445 nm|| SE|
|Yangon||Fri 6:56 PM||866 km||538 miles||467 nm|| N|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 8:26 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| SE|
|Battambang||Fri 7:26 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| ENE|
|Phnom Penh||Fri 7:26 PM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm|| ENE|
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