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 1:36:00 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 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 446.53 meters/second, 1607.5 kilometres/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 08.7"||998.71 mi||West||0° 11' 50.8"||13.57 mi||South||998.64 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 31.0"||845.34 mi||East||4° 38' 09.5"||318.59 mi||South||899.50 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:36 AM||950 km||591 miles||513 nm||WSW|
|Addu City||Sat 6:36 AM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm||WNW|
|Male||Sat 6:36 AM||1331 km||827 miles||719 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 7:06 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sat 7:06 AM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 7:06 AM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Sat 7:06 AM||1720 km||1068 miles||928 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sat 7:06 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Sat 7:06 AM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||N|
|Kuala Lumpur||Sat 9:36 AM||2511 km||1560 miles||1356 nm||ENE|
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