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 21:34:00 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 2:46 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.39 meters/second, 1578.2 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.2 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' 17.4"||980.47 mi||west||0° 08' 49.8"||10.12 mi||south||980.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 19.5"||744.51 mi||east||3° 48' 12.9"||261.43 mi||south||793.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Tue 3:04 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm||SW|
|Dawei||Tue 4:04 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||ENE|
|Yangon||Tue 4:04 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||NNE|
|Mawlamyine||Tue 4:04 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm||NE|
|Bangkok||Tue 4:34 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||E|
|Nakhon Sawan||Tue 4:34 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm||ENE|
|Naypyidaw||Tue 4:04 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||NNE|
|Banda Aceh||Tue 4:34 AM||816 km||507 miles||440 nm||S|
|Chiang Mai||Tue 4:34 AM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm||NE|
|Nakhon Ratchasima||Tue 4:34 AM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm||ENE|
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