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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%

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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' North, Longitude: 114° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.02 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.2"979.64 miwest0° 08' 44.4"10.01 misouth979.98 mi
24 hours11° 02' 36.3"744.21 mieast3° 46' 16.0"259.20 misouth792.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaTue 4:10 AM566 km352 miles305 nmSoutheast SE
Nha TrangTue 3:10 AM615 km382 miles332 nmWest W
OlongapoTue 4:10 AM625 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
AngelesTue 4:10 AM667 km414 miles360 nmEast-northeast ENE
MabalacatTue 4:10 AM669 km416 miles361 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tarlac CityTue 4:10 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManilaTue 4:10 AM693 km431 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakatiTue 4:10 AM694 km431 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuezonTue 4:10 AM701 km436 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baguio CityTue 4:10 AM727 km452 miles393 nmEast-northeast ENE

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