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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 105° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.57 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.5 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' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.9"942.78 miwest0° 02' 52.7"3.30 minorth942.64 mi
24 hours11° 38' 01.7"755.54 mieast0° 43' 03.9"49.38 minorth755.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HanoiTue 9:46 PM100 km62 miles54 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hai PhongTue 9:46 PM141 km87 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
Xam NeuaTue 9:46 PM158 km98 miles86 nmWest W
Luang PrabangTue 9:46 PM358 km222 miles193 nmWest W
VientianeTue 9:46 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetTue 9:46 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NanningTue 10:46 PM410 km255 miles221 nmNortheast NE
Udon ThaniTue 9:46 PM422 km262 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
HuếTue 9:46 PM464 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HaikouTue 10:46 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast E
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