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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 8:54:00 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 20:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 10' North, Longitude: 115° 10' East

The ground speed is currently 443.98 meters/second, 1598.3 kilometres/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 28.3"993.02 miWest0° 10' 09.3"11.63 miSouth993.32 mi
24 hours11° 01' 55.8"753.41 miEast4° 16' 08.1"293.35 miSouth812.05 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluWed 4:54 AM365 km227 miles197 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto PrincesaWed 4:54 AM397 km247 miles214 nmEast E
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 4:54 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth S
Pekan TutongWed 4:54 AM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
Kuala BelaitWed 4:54 AM516 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MiriWed 4:54 AM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Zamboanga CityWed 4:54 AM801 km498 miles432 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManilaWed 4:54 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNortheast NE
QuezonWed 4:54 AM887 km551 miles479 nmNortheast NE
Ho Chi MinhWed 3:54 AM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW

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