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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: 93%

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 Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 113° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.65 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.6"942.95 miwest0° 02' 55.6"3.36 minorth942.81 mi
24 hours11° 37' 49.6"755.45 mieast0° 44' 16.9"50.77 minorth755.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacauTue 10:14 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth N
Hong KongTue 10:14 PM257 km159 miles139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonTue 10:14 PM262 km163 miles141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenTue 10:14 PM293 km182 miles158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouTue 10:14 PM308 km192 miles166 nmWest W
FoshanTue 10:14 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth N
GuangzhouTue 10:14 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth N
ShantouTue 10:14 PM499 km310 miles269 nmNortheast NE
NanningTue 10:14 PM594 km369 miles321 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuilinTue 10:14 PM646 km401 miles349 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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