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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: 72%

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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' North, Longitude: 105° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.87 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.5"981.60 miwest0° 08' 38.2"9.90 minorth981.37 mi
24 hours10° 56' 23.1"738.19 mieast3° 09' 36.5"217.28 minorth764.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KratiéSat 7:26 PM31 km20 miles17 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Stung TrengSat 7:26 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNorth N
Kampong ChhnangSat 7:26 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhSat 7:26 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouthwest SW
Siem ReapSat 7:26 PM231 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ho Chi MinhSat 7:26 PM236 km147 miles128 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PakseSat 7:26 PM263 km164 miles142 nmNorth N
BattambangSat 7:26 PM295 km184 miles160 nmWest W
Cần ThơSat 7:26 PM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth S
SihanoukvilleSat 7:26 PM349 km217 miles188 nmSouthwest SW
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