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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 8:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 13' North, Longitude: 120° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.91 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"992.86 miWest0° 10' 08.3"11.61 miSouth993.16 mi
24 hours11° 01' 52.4"753.22 miEast4° 15' 47.5"292.96 miSouth811.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaWed 4:34 AM152 km94 miles82 nmWest-northwest WNW
Iloilo CityWed 4:34 AM324 km201 miles175 nmEast-northeast ENE
Zamboanga CityWed 4:34 AM341 km212 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
BacolodWed 4:34 AM360 km224 miles195 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cebu CityWed 4:34 AM442 km275 miles239 nmEast-northeast ENE
Marawi CityWed 4:34 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cagayan de OroWed 4:34 AM516 km321 miles279 nmEast E
Kota KinabaluWed 4:34 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiWed 4:34 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
ManilaWed 4:34 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth N

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