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

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 105° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.58 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"942.72 miwest0° 02' 52.8"3.30 minorth942.58 mi
24 hours11° 38' 01.2"755.49 mieast0° 43' 06.6"49.43 minorth755.35 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 PM95 km59 miles51 nmNorth N
Hai PhongTue 9:46 PM118 km73 miles64 nmNortheast NE
Xam NeuaTue 9:46 PM186 km116 miles101 nmWest W
Luang PrabangTue 9:46 PM386 km240 miles209 nmWest W
NanningTue 10:46 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNortheast NE
SavannakhetTue 9:46 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VientianeTue 9:46 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
Udon ThaniTue 9:46 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
HuếTue 9:46 PM451 km280 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HaikouTue 10:46 PM474 km294 miles256 nmEast E
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