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 = Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 1:26:00 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: 35%
|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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 30.2"||16.65 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 09.3"||998.77 mi||West||0° 11' 50.9"||13.57 mi||South||998.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 13.0"||845.04 mi||East||4° 38' 16.0"||318.71 mi||South||899.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:26 AM||1212 km||753 miles||655 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 6:56 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm||NNW|
|Colombo||Sat 6:56 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||NNW|
|Male||Sat 6:26 AM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 6:56 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Sat 6:56 AM||1781 km||1106 miles||962 nm||NNW|
|Medan||Sat 8:26 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm||ENE|
|Chennai||Sat 6:56 AM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Sat 6:56 AM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm||NNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 9:26 AM||2262 km||1405 miles||1221 nm||ENE|
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