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 = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 4:34:00 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: 65%
|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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.49 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 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"||16.61 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.5"||996.42 mi||West||0° 10' 31.1"||12.05 mi||South||996.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 47.2"||758.12 mi||East||4° 23' 31.6"||301.80 mi||South||818.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ibadan||Wed 5:34 AM||57 km||35 miles||31 nm||SSE|
|Abeokuta||Wed 5:34 AM||84 km||52 miles||45 nm||SSW|
|Savé||Wed 5:34 AM||134 km||83 miles||73 nm||W|
|Lagos||Wed 5:34 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||SSW|
|Porto Novo||Wed 5:34 AM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm||SW|
|Bohicon||Wed 5:34 AM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm||WSW|
|Parakou||Wed 5:34 AM||203 km||126 miles||109 nm||NW|
|Cotonou||Wed 5:34 AM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||SW|
|Benin City||Wed 5:34 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||SE|
|Atakpamé||Wed 4:34 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||W|
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