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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: 89%
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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 16' North
Longitude: 90° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.1"989.73 miwest0° 09' 48.1"11.23 misouth990.05 mi
24 hours10° 59' 39.0"748.38 mieast4° 07' 57.4"284.02 misouth804.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairTue 2:04 AM282 km175 miles152 nmEast-northeast ENE
Banda AcehTue 3:34 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSoutheast SE
YangonTue 3:04 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNortheast NE
KalmunaiTue 2:04 AM988 km614 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
VisakhapatnamTue 2:04 AM1124 km699 miles607 nmNorthwest NW
ChennaiTue 2:04 AM1138 km707 miles614 nmWest-northwest WNW
BangkokTue 3:34 AM1169 km727 miles631 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanTue 3:34 AM1181 km734 miles637 nmSoutheast SE
BhubaneshwarTue 2:04 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 2:04 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmWest-southwest WSW
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