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 = Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 10:26:00 PM.
= 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: 17%
|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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 22:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.92 meters/second, 1562.1 km/hour, 970.6 miles/hour or 843.5 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' 26.4"||16.18 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||South||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 26.0"||970.38 mi||West||0° 09' 56.9"||11.40 mi||South||970.10 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 33.7"||931.33 mi||East||3° 34' 24.8"||245.71 mi||South||955.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Mon 8:26 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm||NW|
|Cairns||Mon 8:26 AM||743 km||461 miles||401 nm||WSW|
|Gizo||Mon 9:26 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||NE|
|Arawa||Mon 8:26 AM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm||NNE|
|Lae||Mon 8:26 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm||NW|
|Honiara||Mon 9:26 AM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm||ENE|
|Brisbane||Mon 8:26 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm||S|
|Jayapura||Mon 7:26 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NW|
|Port Vila||Mon 9:26 AM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm||ESE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 7:56 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm||WSW|
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