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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 16:52:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||98° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.15 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.6"||939.60 mi||west||0° 01' 57.0"||2.24 mi||south||939.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 22.4"||756.98 mi||east||1° 13' 13.6"||83.96 mi||south||764.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chiang Rai||Thu 11:52 PM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| ESE|
|Chiang Mai||Thu 11:52 PM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| SSE|
|Naypyidaw||Thu 11:22 PM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm|| WSW|
|Mandalay||Thu 11:22 PM||287 km||178 miles||155 nm|| WNW|
|Luang Prabang||Thu 11:52 PM||395 km||246 miles||213 nm|| ESE|
|Yangon||Thu 11:22 PM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| SSW|
|Vientiane||Thu 11:52 PM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| ESE|
|Udon Thani||Thu 11:52 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SE|
|Khon Kaen||Thu 11:52 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SE|
|Kunming||Fri 12:52 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| NE|
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