Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 5:28:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:49 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, December 24, 2011 at 6:08 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.16 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 930.9 miles/hour or 808.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.7"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||South||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 44.9"||930.56 mi||West||0° 05' 29.9"||6.31 mi||South||930.30 mi|
|24 hours||14° 39' 56.1"||947.99 mi||East||1° 30' 15.4"||103.50 mi||South||948.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Thu 9:28 AM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm||ENE|
|Port Louis||Thu 9:28 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 9:28 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 8:28 AM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm||W|
|Victoria||Thu 9:28 AM||1889 km||1173 miles||1020 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 11:28 AM||1951 km||1212 miles||1054 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Thu 8:28 AM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 10:28 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1337 nm||SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 8:28 AM||2793 km||1735 miles||1508 nm||WNW|
|Maputo||Thu 7:28 AM||2937 km||1825 miles||1586 nm||WSW|
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