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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.2"981.50 miwest0° 08' 37.6"9.88 minorth981.27 mi
24 hours10° 56' 28.1"738.21 mieast3° 09' 20.8"216.98 minorth764.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BattambangSat 7:36 PM47 km29 miles25 nmNorthwest NW
Siem ReapSat 7:36 PM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kampong ChhnangSat 7:36 PM142 km88 miles77 nmEast-southeast ESE
Phnom PenhSat 7:36 PM205 km127 miles111 nmSoutheast SE
SihanoukvilleSat 7:36 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouth S
PattayaSat 7:36 PM282 km175 miles152 nmWest W
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 7:36 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BangkokSat 7:36 PM340 km211 miles183 nmWest-northwest WNW
PakseSat 7:36 PM362 km225 miles196 nmNortheast NE
Cần ThơSat 7:36 PM393 km244 miles212 nmSoutheast SE
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