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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 = Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 7:44:00 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: 68%

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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 21' North, Longitude: 132° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"992.46 miWest0° 10' 05.7"11.56 miSouth992.77 mi
24 hours11° 01' 44.4"752.77 miEast4° 14' 55.8"291.97 miSouth811.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokWed 4:44 AM342 km213 miles185 nmSoutheast SE
DavaoWed 3:44 AM762 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosWed 3:44 AM848 km527 miles458 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CityWed 3:44 AM910 km566 miles492 nmWest W
BacolodWed 3:44 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmWest W
ManokwariWed 4:44 AM1150 km715 miles621 nmSouth S
ManadoWed 3:44 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonWed 3:44 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaWed 3:44 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloWed 3:44 AM1401 km871 miles757 nmSouthwest SW

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