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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 68%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 21:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 01' North
Longitude: 102° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 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"993.48 miwest0° 10' 11.8"11.68 misouth993.78 mi
24 hours11° 02' 04.9"753.94 mieast4° 17' 00.0"294.36 misouth812.86 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 AM196 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hat YaiWed 4:44 AM338 km210 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
Cần ThơWed 4:44 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhWed 4:44 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
Alor SetarWed 5:44 AM417 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
BattambangWed 4:44 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:44 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
PattayaWed 4:44 AM481 km299 miles259 nmNorth-northwest NNW
George TownWed 5:44 AM482 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
PhuketWed 4:44 AM500 km310 miles270 nmWest-southwest WSW
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