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 4:08:00 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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 58.5"||997.65 mi||West||0° 11' 48.6"||13.53 mi||South||997.57 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 10.0"||849.95 mi||East||4° 36' 25.0"||316.60 mi||South||902.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mombasa||Sat 7:08 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 7:08 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm||WSW|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 7:08 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||W|
|Kismayo||Sat 7:08 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 7:08 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||S|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 7:08 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm||S|
|Fomboni||Sat 7:08 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm||S|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 7:08 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||S|
|Garissa||Sat 7:08 AM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm||NW|
|Pemba||Sat 6:08 AM||873 km||543 miles||471 nm||SSW|
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