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 6, 2012 at 7:08:00 PM.
= 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: 49%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 19:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 31.6"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 42.0"||1004.87 mi||West||0° 11' 45.1"||13.46 mi||South||1004.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 20.7"||796.97 mi||East||4° 44' 54.2"||326.26 mi||South||860.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Fri 7:08 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm||ESE|
|Palikir||Fri 6:08 AM||883 km||548 miles||477 nm||NW|
|Kolonia||Fri 6:08 AM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm||NW|
|Tarawa||Fri 7:08 AM||1109 km||689 miles||599 nm||E|
|Honiara||Fri 6:08 AM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 7:08 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||NE|
|Funafuti||Fri 7:08 AM||2056 km||1278 miles||1110 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 5:08 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 7:08 AM||2099 km||1305 miles||1134 nm||N|
|Port Vila||Fri 6:08 AM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm||SSE|
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