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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: 100%
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 16:52:00 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.6"939.60 miwest0° 01' 57.0"2.24 misouth939.70 mi
24 hours11° 41' 22.4"756.98 mieast1° 13' 13.6"83.96 misouth764.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Chiang RaiThu 11:52 PM166 km103 miles90 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiThu 11:52 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NaypyidawThu 11:22 PM262 km163 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
MandalayThu 11:22 PM287 km178 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
Luang PrabangThu 11:52 PM395 km246 miles213 nmEast-southeast ESE
MawlamyineThu 11:22 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
YangonThu 11:22 PM490 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VientianeThu 11:52 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon SawanThu 11:52 PM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniThu 11:52 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSoutheast SE
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