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 2:32:00 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 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 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' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.1"||1004.49 mi||West||0° 11' 51.4"||13.58 mi||South||1004.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 24.6"||807.38 mi||East||4° 45' 28.8"||326.92 mi||South||869.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 6:32 AM||421 km||261 miles||227 nm||S|
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:32 AM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Fri 5:32 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm||SW|
|Aden||Fri 5:32 AM||1903 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:32 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||WSW|
|Djibouti||Fri 5:32 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||NW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 8:32 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm||ESE|
|Male||Fri 7:32 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm||ENE|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:32 AM||2088 km||1297 miles||1127 nm||W|
|Port Louis||Fri 6:32 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||S|
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