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 = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 1:48:00 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: 46%
|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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 31.5"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||South||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.0"||1004.56 mi||West||0° 11' 50.9"||13.57 mi||South||1004.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 27.3"||806.31 mi||East||4° 45' 28.8"||326.92 mi||South||868.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Fri 6:48 AM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||E|
|Male||Fri 6:48 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm||ENE|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 7:48 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||SE|
|Victoria||Fri 5:48 AM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm||WSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 7:18 AM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Fri 7:18 AM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 7:18 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Fri 7:18 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm||NE|
|Bengaluru||Fri 7:18 AM||1961 km||1218 miles||1059 nm||NE|
|Chennai||Fri 7:18 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm||NE|
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