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 Tuesday, December 4, 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: 68%
|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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.12 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 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' 32.4"||16.56 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.3"||993.41 mi||west||0° 10' 11.2"||11.67 mi||south||993.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 03.2"||753.84 mi||east||4° 16' 50.0"||294.17 mi||south||812.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cần Thơ||Wed 4:34 AM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm||NNE|
|Ho Chi Minh||Wed 4:34 AM||252 km||157 miles||136 nm||NE|
|Sihanoukville||Wed 4:34 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm||NW|
|Phnom Penh||Wed 4:34 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||N|
|Battambang||Wed 4:34 AM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm||NNW|
|Siem Reap||Wed 4:34 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm||NNW|
|Nha Trang||Wed 4:34 AM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm||NE|
|Hat Yai||Wed 4:34 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||WSW|
|Kuantan||Wed 5:34 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||SSW|
|Alor Setar||Wed 5:34 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||WSW|
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