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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 = Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 4:32:00 AM.

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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: 55%

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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 27' North, Longitude: 15° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.1"1003.61 miWest0° 11' 24.7"13.07 miSouth1003.80 mi
24 hours11° 17' 07.2"779.20 miEast4° 40' 11.5"320.86 miSouth843.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiThu 5:32 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNortheast NE
BertouaThu 5:32 AM212 km132 miles115 nmNorthwest NW
OuéssoThu 5:32 AM223 km139 miles120 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BozoumThu 5:32 AM341 km212 miles184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BimboThu 5:32 AM362 km225 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
ImpfondoThu 5:32 AM374 km232 miles202 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiThu 5:32 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-northeast ENE
YaoundéThu 5:32 AM415 km258 miles224 nmWest W
EbebiyínThu 5:32 AM458 km284 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
NgaoundéréThu 5:32 AM464 km288 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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