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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.9"||942.78 mi||west||0° 02' 52.7"||3.30 mi||north||942.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 01.7"||755.54 mi||east||0° 43' 03.9"||49.38 mi||north||755.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hanoi||Tue 9:46 PM||100 km||62 miles||54 nm|| NNE|
|Hai Phong||Tue 9:46 PM||141 km||87 miles||76 nm|| ENE|
|Luang Prabang||Tue 9:46 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| W|
|Vientiane||Tue 9:46 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| SW|
|Savannakhet||Tue 9:46 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| SSW|
|Nanning||Tue 10:46 PM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| NE|
|Udon Thani||Tue 9:46 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| SW|
|Haikou||Tue 10:46 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| E|
|Khon Kaen||Tue 9:46 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| SW|
|Da Nang||Tue 9:46 PM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SSE|
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