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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||93° 10' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.1"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.4"||994.16 mi||west||0° 09' 55.2"||11.37 mi||north||994.00 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 26.9"||737.24 mi||east||3° 43' 51.5"||256.46 mi||north||776.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Fri 6:04 PM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| NNW|
|Banda Aceh||Fri 7:34 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| SSE|
|Phuket||Fri 7:34 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| E|
|Hat Yai||Fri 7:34 PM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ESE|
|Medan||Fri 7:34 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm|| SE|
|Yangon||Fri 7:04 PM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm|| NNE|
|Bangkok||Fri 7:34 PM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm|| NE|
|Ipoh||Fri 8:34 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| ESE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 8:34 PM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm|| SE|
|Naypyidaw||Fri 7:04 PM||1227 km||763 miles||663 nm|| NNE|
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