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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 is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 kilometres/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleWed 4:46 AM207 km128 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hat YaiWed 4:46 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Kota BharuWed 5:46 AM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth S
Cần ThơWed 4:46 AM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
Phnom PenhWed 4:46 AM382 km238 miles207 nmNortheast NE
KangarWed 5:46 AM386 km240 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
Alor SetarWed 5:46 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala TerengganuWed 5:46 AM412 km256 miles222 nmSouth S
BattambangWed 4:46 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
George TownWed 5:46 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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