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 1:58:00 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 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.47 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.9 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"||16.64 mi||West||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||South||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 07.2"||998.56 mi||West||0° 11' 50.5"||13.56 mi||South||998.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 10.9"||846.01 mi||East||4° 37' 55.1"||318.31 mi||South||899.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:58 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||WSW|
|Addu City||Sat 6:58 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||NNW|
|Male||Sat 6:58 AM||1088 km||676 miles||587 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 7:28 AM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sat 7:28 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 7:28 AM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm||N|
|Madurai||Sat 7:28 AM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Sat 7:28 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sat 7:28 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Sat 5:58 AM||2221 km||1380 miles||1199 nm||W|
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