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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.12 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.2"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 16.6"||979.87 mi||west||0° 08' 46.0"||10.04 mi||south||980.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 31.3"||744.29 mi||east||3° 46' 49.2"||259.84 mi||south||793.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nha Trang||Tue 3:34 AM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm||SSE|
|Ho Chi Minh||Tue 3:34 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||SW|
|Da Nang||Tue 3:34 AM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||NNW|
|Huế||Tue 3:34 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm||NNW|
|Pakse||Tue 3:34 AM||416 km||258 miles||225 nm||NW|
|Phnom Penh||Tue 3:34 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||WSW|
|Cần Thơ||Tue 3:34 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||SW|
|Siem Reap||Tue 3:34 AM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm||W|
|Savannakhet||Tue 3:34 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||NW|
|Battambang||Tue 3:34 AM||627 km||390 miles||338 nm||W|
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