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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 12:34:00 PM.

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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' North, Longitude: 93° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.2 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' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.4"994.10 miWest0° 09' 55.4"11.37 miNorth993.94 mi
24 hours10° 47' 26.6"737.19 miEast3° 43' 53.0"256.47 miNorth776.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairFri 6:04 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Banda AcehFri 7:34 PM436 km271 miles236 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PhuketFri 7:34 PM560 km348 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiFri 7:34 PM807 km501 miles436 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedanFri 7:34 PM835 km519 miles451 nmSoutheast SE
YangonFri 7:04 PM910 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokFri 7:34 PM929 km577 miles502 nmNortheast NE
IpohFri 8:34 PM979 km609 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:34 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawFri 7:04 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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