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 2:58:00 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: 34%
|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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.28 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 03.2"||998.15 mi||West||0° 11' 49.7"||13.55 mi||South||998.07 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 00.5"||847.82 mi||East||4° 37' 14.7"||317.54 mi||South||901.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 6:58 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 8:58 AM||1279 km||795 miles||690 nm||E|
|Port Louis||Sat 6:58 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||SSW|
|Male||Sat 7:58 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:58 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm||SSW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:58 AM||1934 km||1202 miles||1045 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:58 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:58 AM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm||SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 8:28 AM||2367 km||1471 miles||1278 nm||NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:58 AM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm||W|
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