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 8:08:00 PM.
= 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: 38%
|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 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.42 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 30.4"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 29.2"||1000.70 mi||West||0° 11' 53.9"||13.63 mi||South||1000.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 55.4"||835.67 mi||East||4° 41' 14.9"||322.11 mi||South||892.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Sat 6:08 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm||WSW|
|Gizo||Sat 7:08 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Sat 7:08 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||S|
|Buka||Sat 6:08 AM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Sat 8:08 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||ENE|
|Palikir||Sat 7:08 AM||1259 km||783 miles||680 nm||N|
|Port Moresby||Sat 6:08 AM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 8:08 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm||ENE|
|Port Vila||Sat 7:08 AM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm||SSE|
|Majuro||Sat 8:08 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm||NE|
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