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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 48' North, Longitude: 101° 03' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.1"981.41 miwest0° 08' 36.9"9.87 minorth981.18 mi
24 hours10° 56' 33.2"738.24 mieast3° 09' 05.0"216.67 minorth764.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PattayaSat 7:46 PM24 km15 miles13 nmNorthwest NW
BangkokSat 7:46 PM120 km74 miles65 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Hua HinSat 7:46 PM121 km75 miles65 nmWest-southwest WSW
BattambangSat 7:46 PM236 km147 miles127 nmEast E
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 7:46 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Nakhon SawanSat 7:46 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DaweiSat 7:16 PM340 km212 miles184 nmWest-northwest WNW
SihanoukvilleSat 7:46 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
Phnom PenhSat 7:46 PM442 km275 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
Khon KaenSat 7:46 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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