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 1:58:00 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 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 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' 31.3"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||South||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.6"||1004.55 mi||West||0° 11' 51.0"||13.57 mi||South||1004.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 40.2"||806.55 mi||East||4° 45' 29.0"||326.93 mi||South||869.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 5:58 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 7:58 AM||1201 km||746 miles||649 nm||SE|
|Male||Fri 6:58 AM||1208 km||750 miles||652 nm||ENE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 7:28 AM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Fri 7:28 AM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Fri 7:28 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 7:28 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||ENE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 4:58 AM||2077 km||1291 miles||1122 nm||W|
|Bengaluru||Fri 7:28 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1158 nm||NE|
|Port Louis||Fri 5:58 AM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm||SSW|
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