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 2:18:00 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: 45%
|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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.11 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' 24.7"||1004.51 mi||West||0° 11' 51.3"||13.57 mi||South||1004.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 06.3"||807.04 mi||East||4° 45' 29.0"||326.93 mi||South||869.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 6:18 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm||SW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:18 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 8:18 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm||ESE|
|Male||Fri 7:18 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm||ENE|
|Moroni||Fri 5:18 AM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm||SW|
|Port Louis||Fri 6:18 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1162 nm||S|
|Aden||Fri 5:18 AM||2154 km||1339 miles||1163 nm||NW|
|Djibouti||Fri 5:18 AM||2220 km||1379 miles||1199 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 7:48 AM||2244 km||1394 miles||1212 nm||ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 6:18 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||S|
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