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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: 99%

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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' North, Longitude: 105° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.10 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.5"939.43 miwest0° 01' 54.0"2.18 misouth939.53 mi
24 hours11° 41' 29.9"756.98 mieast1° 12' 05.4"82.65 misouth764.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HanoiThu 11:22 PM47 km29 miles26 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hai PhongThu 11:22 PM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
Xam NeuaThu 11:22 PM173 km107 miles93 nmWest W
NanningFri 12:22 AM364 km226 miles196 nmNortheast NE
Luang PrabangThu 11:22 PM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-southwest WSW
VientianeThu 11:22 PM438 km272 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
SavannakhetThu 11:22 PM462 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Udon ThaniThu 11:22 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
HaikouFri 12:22 AM490 km305 miles265 nmEast E
HuếThu 11:22 PM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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