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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 phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"947.39 miwest0° 04' 16.2"4.90 misouth947.61 mi
24 hours11° 32' 21.7"753.22 mieast2° 06' 57.1"145.53 misouth771.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Luang PrabangSat 12:22 AM96 km60 miles52 nmNorthwest NW
VientianeSat 12:22 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth S
Xam NeuaSat 12:22 AM170 km106 miles92 nmNortheast NE
Wanon NiwatSat 12:22 AM213 km133 miles115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Udon ThaniSat 12:22 AM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth S
Khon KaenSat 12:22 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouth S
HanoiSat 12:22 AM363 km225 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
SavannakhetSat 12:22 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Chiang MaiSat 12:22 AM413 km257 miles223 nmWest W
Hai PhongSat 12:22 AM432 km269 miles233 nmEast-northeast ENE
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