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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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' North, Longitude: 92° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.0 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"994.09 miWest0° 09' 55.2"11.36 miNorth993.92 mi
24 hours10° 47' 27.0"737.19 miEast3° 43' 50.5"256.42 miNorth776.42 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 6:06 PM295 km184 miles159 nmNorth N
Banda AcehFri 7:36 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSoutheast SE
PhuketFri 7:36 PM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiFri 7:36 PM858 km533 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedanFri 7:36 PM874 km543 miles472 nmSoutheast SE
YangonFri 7:06 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokFri 7:36 PM973 km605 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:36 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmEast-southeast ESE
NaypyidawFri 7:06 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Phnom PenhFri 7:36 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE

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