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 3:48:00 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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.13 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 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' 29.9"||16.63 mi||West||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||South||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 59.9"||997.80 mi||West||0° 11' 48.9"||13.53 mi||South||997.71 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 32.8"||849.34 mi||East||4° 36' 39.5"||316.87 mi||South||902.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 7:48 AM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm||E|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 6:48 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 6:48 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||SSW|
|Moroni||Sat 6:48 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||SW|
|Fomboni||Sat 6:48 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm||SW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 6:48 AM||955 km||593 miles||515 nm||NNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:48 AM||1066 km||663 miles||576 nm||W|
|Nairobi||Sat 6:48 AM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm||WNW|
|Dodoma||Sat 6:48 AM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:48 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||S|
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