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 = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 12:16:00 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: 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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.78 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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"||0.14 mi||South||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 02.2"||949.89 mi||West||0° 07' 27.5"||8.55 mi||South||949.60 mi|
|24 hours||14° 44' 45.3"||972.65 mi||East||2° 23' 36.0"||164.61 mi||South||979.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Normanton||Tue 10:16 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||E|
|Tennant Creek||Tue 9:46 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||WSW|
|Cairns||Tue 10:16 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm||E|
|Alice Springs||Tue 9:46 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||SW|
|Darwin||Tue 9:46 AM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm||WNW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:16 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm||NE|
|Jayapura||Tue 9:16 AM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm||N|
|Brisbane||Tue 10:16 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm||SE|
|Dili||Tue 9:16 AM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm||WNW|
|Eucla||Tue 9:01 AM||1887 km||1172 miles||1019 nm||SSW|
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