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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 9:34:00 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 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 03' North, Longitude: 105° 29' East

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:

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"993.33 miWest0° 10' 11.2"11.67 miSouth993.63 mi
24 hours11° 02' 02.9"753.78 miEast4° 16' 48.8"294.13 miSouth812.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cần ThơWed 4:34 AM115 km72 miles62 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:34 AM234 km145 miles126 nmNortheast NE
SihanoukvilleWed 4:34 AM276 km172 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
Phnom PenhWed 4:34 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapWed 4:34 AM510 km317 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BattambangWed 4:34 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nha TrangWed 4:34 AM538 km334 miles290 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiWed 4:34 AM596 km371 miles322 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuantanWed 5:34 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alor SetarWed 5:34 AM650 km404 miles351 nmWest-southwest WSW

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