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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: 98%

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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 13' North, Longitude: 111° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.09 meters/second, 1544.7 km/hour, 959.9 miles/hour or 834.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.00 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.7"959.68 miwest0° 06' 22.4"7.31 misouth959.98 mi
24 hours11° 19' 53.0"748.82 mieast2° 54' 23.1"199.86 misouth780.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HaikouSun 1:36 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Da NangSun 12:36 AM324 km201 miles175 nmWest-southwest WSW
HuếSun 12:36 AM375 km233 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nha TrangSun 12:36 AM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PakseSun 12:36 AM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hai PhongSun 12:36 AM608 km378 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
MacauSun 1:36 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hong KongSun 1:36 AM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KowloonSun 1:36 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SavannakhetSun 12:36 AM672 km417 miles363 nmWest W
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