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 3:08:00 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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.25 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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' 02.6"||998.08 mi||West||0° 11' 49.5"||13.54 mi||South||998.00 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 18.9"||848.12 mi||East||4° 37' 07.6"||317.41 mi||South||901.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 7:08 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 9:08 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||E|
|Port Louis||Sat 7:08 AM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm||S|
|Mogadishu||Sat 6:08 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 7:08 AM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm||S|
|Moroni||Sat 6:08 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:08 AM||1888 km||1173 miles||1020 nm||SW|
|Male||Sat 8:08 AM||1990 km||1237 miles||1075 nm||ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:08 AM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm||W|
|Nairobi||Sat 6:08 AM||2462 km||1530 miles||1329 nm||W|
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