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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: 97%

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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 101° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.39 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.0"937.83 miwest0° 00' 29.3"0.56 minorth937.80 mi
24 hours11° 43' 43.2"758.04 mieast0° 15' 12.0"17.43 misouth758.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Luang PrabangWed 10:52 PM148 km92 miles80 nmSoutheast SE
Chiang RaiWed 10:52 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
Xam NeuaWed 10:52 PM300 km187 miles162 nmEast E
Chiang MaiWed 10:52 PM331 km205 miles179 nmSouthwest SW
VientianeWed 10:52 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniWed 10:52 PM422 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HanoiWed 10:52 PM482 km300 miles260 nmEast E
KunmingWed 11:52 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khon KaenWed 10:52 PM524 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MandalayWed 10:22 PM546 km339 miles295 nmWest-northwest WNW

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