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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 15:52:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.0"||937.89 mi||west||0° 00' 29.3"||0.56 mi||north||937.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 43.2"||758.09 mi||east||0° 15' 12.0"||17.43 mi||south||758.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luang Prabang||Wed 10:52 PM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm|| SE|
|Chiang Rai||Wed 10:52 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| SW|
|Xam Neua||Wed 10:52 PM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| E|
|Chiang Mai||Wed 10:52 PM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm|| SW|
|Vientiane||Wed 10:52 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| SSE|
|Udon Thani||Wed 10:52 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| SSE|
|Hanoi||Wed 10:52 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| E|
|Kunming||Wed 11:52 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NNE|
|Khon Kaen||Wed 10:52 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SSE|
|Mandalay||Wed 10:22 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| WNW|
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