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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 4:34:00 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: 78%

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 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 34' North, Longitude: 167° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.29 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.9"977.50 miWest0° 08' 30.4"9.75 miSouth977.84 mi
24 hours11° 03' 25.4"743.55 miEast3° 41' 11.9"253.41 miSouth790.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 4:34 AM634 km394 miles343 nmNorth N
MajuroTue 4:34 AM855 km531 miles461 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 3:34 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 4:34 AM1492 km927 miles805 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 4:34 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 5:34 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 4:34 AM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 2:34 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmWest W
HoniaraTue 3:34 AM2664 km1656 miles1439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 4:34 AM2783 km1730 miles1503 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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