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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 17:22:00 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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||102° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.62 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.5 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' 30.8"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.2"||947.39 mi||west||0° 04' 16.2"||4.90 mi||south||947.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 21.7"||753.22 mi||east||2° 06' 57.1"||145.53 mi||south||771.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luang Prabang||Sat 12:22 AM||96 km||60 miles||52 nm|| NW|
|Vientiane||Sat 12:22 AM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm|| S|
|Xam Neua||Sat 12:22 AM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm|| NE|
|Wanon Niwat||Sat 12:22 AM||213 km||133 miles||115 nm|| SSE|
|Udon Thani||Sat 12:22 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| S|
|Khon Kaen||Sat 12:22 AM||325 km||202 miles||175 nm|| S|
|Hanoi||Sat 12:22 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| ENE|
|Savannakhet||Sat 12:22 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| SSE|
|Chiang Mai||Sat 12:22 AM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm|| W|
|Hai Phong||Sat 12:22 AM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| ENE|
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