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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 8:44:00 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: 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 106° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.17 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.7"979.97 miWest0° 08' 46.6"10.06 miSouth980.31 mi
24 hours11° 02' 29.3"744.33 miEast3° 47' 03.0"260.10 miSouth793.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KratiéTue 3:44 AM79 km49 miles43 nmSouthwest SW
Stung TrengTue 3:44 AM88 km55 miles48 nmNorthwest NW
Kampong ChhnangTue 3:44 AM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhTue 3:44 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
Ho Chi MinhTue 3:44 AM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth S
PakseTue 3:44 AM251 km156 miles136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapTue 3:44 AM295 km183 miles159 nmWest W
Nha TrangTue 3:44 AM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cần ThơTue 3:44 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BattambangTue 3:44 AM364 km226 miles197 nmWest W

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