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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 8:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 97° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.09 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miSouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.7"965.43 miWest0° 07' 04.9"8.12 miSouth965.75 mi
24 hours11° 10' 25.7"742.46 miEast3° 09' 56.2"217.64 miSouth779.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MawlamyineMon 3:04 AM42 km26 miles23 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YangonMon 3:04 AM190 km118 miles102 nmWest-northwest WNW
DaweiMon 3:04 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth S
Nakhon SawanMon 3:34 AM255 km158 miles138 nmEast E
Chiang MaiMon 3:34 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BangkokMon 3:34 AM395 km246 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
NaypyidawMon 3:04 AM436 km271 miles236 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nakhon RatchasimaMon 3:34 AM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
PattayaMon 3:34 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSoutheast SE
Khon KaenMon 3:34 AM538 km335 miles291 nmEast E

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