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 Saturday, December 22, 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||103° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.83 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 32.9"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 52.2"||981.50 mi||west||0° 08' 37.6"||9.88 mi||north||981.27 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 28.1"||738.21 mi||east||3° 09' 20.8"||216.98 mi||north||764.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Battambang||Sat 7:36 PM||47 km||29 miles||25 nm|| NW|
|Siem Reap||Sat 7:36 PM||79 km||49 miles||43 nm|| NNE|
|Phnom Penh||Sat 7:36 PM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| SE|
|Sihanoukville||Sat 7:36 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| S|
|Pattaya||Sat 7:36 PM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm|| W|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Sat 7:36 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| NNW|
|Bangkok||Sat 7:36 PM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm|| WNW|
|Pakse||Sat 7:36 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm|| NE|
|Cần Thơ||Sat 7:36 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| SE|
|Khon Kaen||Sat 7:36 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| N|
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