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 = Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 3:46:00 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: 74%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.98 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 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' 32.4"||16.40 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.8"||984.04 mi||West||0° 09' 12.7"||10.55 mi||South||984.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 25.3"||746.13 mi||East||3° 56' 22.9"||270.77 mi||South||798.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sokoto||Tue 4:46 AM||162 km||101 miles||88 nm||NE|
|Kandi||Tue 4:46 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm||WSW|
|Niamey||Tue 4:46 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||NW|
|Parakou||Tue 4:46 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||SSW|
|Maradi||Tue 4:46 AM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm||ENE|
|Natitingou||Tue 4:46 AM||366 km||227 miles||197 nm||WSW|
|Kaduna||Tue 4:46 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm||ESE|
|Djougou||Tue 4:46 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||SW|
|Zaria||Tue 4:46 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||ESE|
|Kara||Tue 3:46 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||SW|
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