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 8:54:00 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: 72%
|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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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"||16.45 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||South||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.9"||986.89 mi||West||0° 09' 30.6"||10.90 mi||South||987.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 05.0"||747.86 mi||East||4° 02' 45.0"||278.05 mi||South||802.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ciudad Ojeda||Tue 4:24 AM||147 km||92 miles||80 nm||SW|
|Maracaibo||Tue 4:24 AM||149 km||93 miles||81 nm||WSW|
|Oranjestad||Tue 4:54 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm||NNE|
|Barquisimeto||Tue 4:24 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||SE|
|Willemstad||Tue 4:54 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||NE|
|Kralendijk||Tue 4:54 AM||252 km||157 miles||136 nm||ENE|
|Valencia||Tue 4:24 AM||277 km||172 miles||149 nm||ESE|
|Maracay||Tue 4:24 AM||315 km||195 miles||170 nm||ESE|
|Caracas||Tue 4:24 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||E|
|Cúcuta||Tue 3:54 AM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm||SSW|
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