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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 63%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 04' North
Longitude: 90° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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"994.07 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.35 minorth993.91 mi
24 hours10° 47' 29.7"737.22 mieast3° 43' 36.1"256.16 minorth776.36 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 6:16 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
Banda AcehFri 7:46 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
KalmunaiFri 6:16 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest W
YangonFri 7:16 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmNortheast NE
MedanFri 7:46 PM1111 km690 miles600 nmEast-southeast ESE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 6:16 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest-southwest WSW
ColomboFri 6:16 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest W
ChennaiFri 6:16 PM1175 km730 miles634 nmWest-northwest WNW
VisakhapatnamFri 6:16 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmNorthwest NW
BangkokFri 7:46 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast-northeast ENE
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