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 11:26:00 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: 16%
|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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.56 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 26.3"||16.16 mi||West||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||South||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 20.4"||969.58 mi||West||0° 09' 52.3"||11.31 mi||South||969.30 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 47.9"||933.17 mi||East||3° 32' 08.2"||243.10 mi||South||956.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Mon 8:56 AM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm||SSW|
|Darwin||Mon 8:56 AM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 9:26 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm||ESE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 8:56 AM||1147 km||713 miles||620 nm||SSW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 9:26 AM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm||ENE|
|Jayapura||Mon 8:26 AM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm||NNE|
|Dili||Mon 8:26 AM||1421 km||883 miles||767 nm||WNW|
|Manokwari||Mon 8:26 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Mon 8:11 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm||SSW|
|Manado||Mon 7:26 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm||NW|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator/Calendar – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related Time Zone Tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.