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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 = Monday, December 3, 2012 at 9:34:00 AM.

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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: 81%

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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' North, Longitude: 91° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.18 meters/second, 1566.7 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 845.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.22 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"973.28 miWest0° 08' 01.8"9.20 miSouth973.61 mi
24 hours11° 05' 26.7"742.70 miEast3° 30' 50.8"241.57 miSouth786.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaMon 3:34 AM44 km28 miles24 nmSoutheast SE
QuetzaltenangoMon 3:34 AM58 km36 miles31 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaMon 3:34 AM64 km40 miles35 nmEast E
Santa AnaMon 3:34 AM179 km112 miles97 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorMon 3:34 AM228 km141 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaMon 3:34 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla GutierrezMon 3:34 AM326 km202 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelMon 3:34 AM339 km210 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
CholomaMon 3:34 AM361 km225 miles195 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanMon 3:34 AM392 km244 miles212 nmNortheast NE

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