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 = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 8%
|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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.00 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 24.1"||15.84 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||South||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.7"||950.39 mi||West||0° 07' 32.2"||8.64 mi||South||950.10 mi|
|24 hours||14° 43' 34.3"||971.80 mi||East||2° 25' 43.4"||167.04 mi||South||979.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Tue 9:36 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||W|
|Port Moresby||Tue 9:36 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Tue 9:36 AM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Tue 10:36 AM||1488 km||924 miles||803 nm||NE|
|Alice Springs||Tue 9:06 AM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm||WSW|
|Sydney *||Tue 10:36 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm||S|
|Jayapura||Tue 8:36 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm||NNW|
|Canberra *||Tue 10:36 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||S|
|Darwin||Tue 9:06 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1090 nm||WNW|
|Port Vila||Tue 10:36 AM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm||E|
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