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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:46:00 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%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.78 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 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' 32.9"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.17 mi||north||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 52.1"||981.41 mi||west||0° 08' 36.9"||9.87 mi||north||981.18 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 33.2"||738.24 mi||east||3° 09' 05.0"||216.67 mi||north||764.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pattaya||Sat 7:46 PM||24 km||15 miles||13 nm||NW|
|Bangkok||Sat 7:46 PM||120 km||74 miles||65 nm||NNW|
|Hua Hin||Sat 7:46 PM||121 km||75 miles||65 nm||WSW|
|Battambang||Sat 7:46 PM||236 km||147 miles||127 nm||E|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Sat 7:46 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||NNE|
|Siem Reap||Sat 7:46 PM||312 km||194 miles||169 nm||ENE|
|Nakhon Sawan||Sat 7:46 PM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm||NNW|
|Dawei||Sat 7:16 PM||340 km||212 miles||184 nm||WNW|
|Sihanoukville||Sat 7:46 PM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||SE|
|Phnom Penh||Sat 7:46 PM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm||ESE|
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