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 8:44:00 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: 63%
|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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.23 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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"||16.64 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||South||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.1"||998.07 mi||West||0° 10' 42.1"||12.26 mi||South||998.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 15.8"||761.08 mi||East||4° 27' 08.6"||305.94 mi||South||822.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|New Amsterdam||Wed 4:44 AM||117 km||73 miles||63 nm||SW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Wed 5:44 AM||130 km||80 miles||70 nm||S|
|Georgetown||Wed 4:44 AM||144 km||89 miles||78 nm||WSW|
|Linden||Wed 4:44 AM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Wed 5:44 AM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm||SE|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Wed 5:44 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Wed 5:44 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||ESE|
|San Fernando||Wed 4:44 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||NW|
|Scarborough||Wed 4:44 AM||618 km||384 miles||333 nm||NW|
|Chaguanas||Wed 4:44 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||NW|
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