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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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 01' North
Longitude: 102° 18' 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"993.50 miwest0° 10' 11.9"11.68 misouth993.80 mi
24 hours11° 02' 05.3"753.96 mieast4° 17' 02.2"294.40 misouth812.89 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 AM223 km139 miles121 nmNortheast NE
Hat YaiWed 4:46 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouthwest SW
Alor SetarWed 5:46 AM384 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Phnom PenhWed 4:46 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
PhuketWed 4:46 AM436 km271 miles236 nmWest-southwest WSW
George TownWed 5:46 AM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PattayaWed 4:46 AM461 km286 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BattambangWed 4:46 AM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
IpohWed 5:46 AM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ho Chi MinhWed 4:46 AM522 km324 miles282 nmEast-northeast ENE
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