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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 9:44:00 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 21:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 01' North, Longitude: 103° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.4 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"993.41 miWest0° 10' 11.7"11.68 miSouth993.71 mi
24 hours11° 02' 04.7"753.87 miEast4° 16' 58.9"294.32 miSouth812.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleWed 4:44 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cần ThơWed 4:44 AM320 km199 miles173 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhWed 4:44 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiWed 4:44 AM361 km225 miles195 nmSouthwest SW
Alor SetarWed 5:44 AM437 km271 miles236 nmSouthwest SW
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:44 AM445 km276 miles240 nmEast-northeast ENE
BattambangWed 4:44 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth N
Siem ReapWed 4:44 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
PattayaWed 4:44 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
George TownWed 5:44 AM499 km310 miles270 nmSouthwest SW

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