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 8:08:00 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: 48%
|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 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.26 meters/second, 1617.3 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' 11.7"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.7"||1004.86 mi||West||0° 11' 46.1"||13.48 mi||South||1004.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 29.8"||798.32 mi||East||4° 45' 03.4"||326.43 mi||South||861.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Fri 6:08 AM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm||SSW|
|Mount Hagen||Fri 6:08 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm||SW|
|Weno||Fri 6:08 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||NNE|
|Jayapura||Fri 5:08 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||WSW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 6:08 AM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm||S|
|Palikir||Fri 7:08 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||NE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 6:08 AM||1501 km||933 miles||810 nm||NNW|
|Manokwari||Fri 5:08 AM||1618 km||1005 miles||873 nm||W|
|Honiara||Fri 7:08 AM||1671 km||1039 miles||903 nm||SE|
|Melekeok||Fri 5:08 AM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||WNW|
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