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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 9:46:00 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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 01' North, Longitude: 102° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.6 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"993.42 miWest0° 10' 11.8"11.68 miSouth993.72 mi
24 hours11° 02' 05.2"753.89 miEast4° 17' 00.9"294.36 miSouth812.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleWed 4:46 AM207 km128 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hat YaiWed 4:46 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Cần ThơWed 4:46 AM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhWed 4:46 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNortheast NE
Alor SetarWed 5:46 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
BattambangWed 4:46 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
George TownWed 5:46 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PattayaWed 4:46 AM471 km293 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhuketWed 4:46 AM477 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:46 AM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-northeast ENE

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