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 2:08:00 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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 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' 25.2"||1004.53 mi||West||0° 11' 51.2"||13.57 mi||South||1004.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 53.2"||806.80 mi||East||4° 45' 29.0"||326.93 mi||South||869.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 6:08 AM||786 km||489 miles||425 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 8:08 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm||ESE|
|Male||Fri 7:08 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||ENE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:08 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||978 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 7:38 AM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm||ENE|
|Port Louis||Fri 6:08 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm||S|
|Madurai||Fri 7:38 AM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm||ENE|
|Colombo||Fri 7:38 AM||2221 km||1380 miles||1199 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 7:38 AM||2225 km||1383 miles||1202 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 6:08 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm||SSW|
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