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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 is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1612.9 kilometres/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 32.2"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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PaparThu 5:34 AM125 km78 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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
SibuThu 5:34 AM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto PrincesaThu 5:34 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SarikeiThu 5:34 AM626 km389 miles338 nmWest-southwest WSW

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