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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 9:24:00 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 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 04' North, Longitude: 107° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 444.08 meters/second, 1598.7 kilometres/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 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"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.3"993.25 miWest0° 10' 10.7"11.66 miSouth993.55 mi
24 hours11° 02' 01.1"753.69 miEast4° 16' 38.6"293.94 miSouth812.49 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
Phan ThiếtWed 4:24 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:24 AM230 km143 miles124 nmNorthwest NW
Cần ThơWed 4:24 AM256 km159 miles138 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nha TrangWed 4:24 AM377 km234 miles204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Phnom PenhWed 4:24 AM427 km265 miles231 nmNorthwest NW
SihanoukvilleWed 4:24 AM510 km317 miles275 nmWest-northwest WNW
Stung TrengWed 4:24 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapWed 4:24 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala TerengganuWed 5:24 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
BattambangWed 4:24 AM680 km422 miles367 nmNorthwest NW

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