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 20:44:00 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 2:46 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.17 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.7 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 16.7"||980.05 mi||west||0° 08' 46.6"||10.06 mi||south||980.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 29.1"||744.38 mi||east||3° 47' 04.5"||260.15 mi||south||793.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kratié||Tue 3:44 AM||61 km||38 miles||33 nm||SSW|
|Stung Treng||Tue 3:44 AM||71 km||44 miles||38 nm||NNW|
|Kampong Chhnang||Tue 3:44 AM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||WSW|
|Phnom Penh||Tue 3:44 AM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||SW|
|Pakse||Tue 3:44 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||NNW|
|Ho Chi Minh||Tue 3:44 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||S|
|Siem Reap||Tue 3:44 AM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm||W|
|Nha Trang||Tue 3:44 AM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm||ESE|
|Cần Thơ||Tue 3:44 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm||S|
|Battambang||Tue 3:44 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||W|
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