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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 1:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 55' North, Longitude: 89° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.57 meters/second, 1578.9 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.35 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 32' 51.3"980.87 miWest0° 08' 34.0"9.82 miNorth980.64 mi
24 hours10° 56' 57.7"738.30 miEast3° 07' 47.2"215.18 miNorth764.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairSat 7:06 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
VisakhapatnamSat 7:06 PM831 km517 miles449 nmNorthwest NW
YangonSat 8:06 PM865 km537 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
BhubaneshwarSat 7:06 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSat 7:06 PM968 km601 miles523 nmWest W
KalmunaiSat 7:06 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
NaypyidawSat 8:06 PM1057 km657 miles571 nmNortheast NE
KolkataSat 7:06 PM1075 km668 miles580 nmNorth N
ChittagongSat 7:36 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DhakaSat 7:36 PM1203 km748 miles650 nmNorth N

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