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 2:18:00 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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.41 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 30.0"||16.64 mi||West||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||South||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 05.9"||998.42 mi||West||0° 11' 50.2"||13.56 mi||South||998.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 47.3"||846.61 mi||East||4° 37' 41.8"||318.06 mi||South||900.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 8:18 AM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm||SE|
|Addu City||Sat 7:18 AM||604 km||376 miles||326 nm||NNE|
|Male||Sat 7:18 AM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm||NNE|
|Victoria||Sat 6:18 AM||1686 km||1047 miles||910 nm||W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 7:48 AM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sat 7:48 AM||1718 km||1067 miles||927 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 7:48 AM||1718 km||1067 miles||928 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Sat 7:48 AM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Sat 6:18 AM||2154 km||1338 miles||1163 nm||SW|
|Bengaluru||Sat 7:48 AM||2185 km||1358 miles||1180 nm||NNE|
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