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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||92° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.45 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 863.9 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"||994.15 mi||west||0° 09' 55.2"||11.36 mi||north||993.98 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 27.3"||737.24 mi||east||3° 43' 49.0"||256.41 mi||north||776.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Fri 6:06 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| N|
|Banda Aceh||Fri 7:36 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| SE|
|Phuket||Fri 7:36 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| E|
|Hat Yai||Fri 7:36 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| ESE|
|Medan||Fri 7:36 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| SE|
|Yangon||Fri 7:06 PM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| NNE|
|Bangkok||Fri 7:36 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| ENE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 8:36 PM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm|| ESE|
|Naypyidaw||Fri 7:06 PM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm|| NNE|
|Phnom Penh||Fri 7:36 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| ENE|
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