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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 = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 9:34:00 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: 58%

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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 46' North, Longitude: 116° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.7"1002.13 miWest0° 11' 11.6"12.82 miSouth1002.34 mi
24 hours11° 12' 00.2"772.05 miEast4° 36' 25.2"316.54 miSouth836.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluThu 5:34 AM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bandar Seri BegawanThu 5:34 AM175 km109 miles94 nmWest W
Pekan TutongThu 5:34 AM206 km128 miles111 nmWest W
Kuala BelaitThu 5:34 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest W
MiriThu 5:34 AM283 km176 miles153 nmWest W
SamarindaThu 5:34 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouth S
Puerto PrincesaThu 5:34 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Zamboanga CityThu 5:34 AM660 km410 miles356 nmEast-northeast ENE
BalikpapanThu 5:34 AM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth S
PaluThu 5:34 AM729 km453 miles394 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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