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 7:26:00 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: 4%
|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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.10 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 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' 22.5"||15.62 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||South||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 34.3"||937.16 mi||West||0° 04' 57.1"||5.68 mi||South||936.94 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 42.6"||990.51 mi||East||1° 17' 15.6"||88.58 mi||South||990.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Tue 10:26 AM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Tue 11:26 AM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||SE|
|Papeete||Tue 9:26 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm||W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 9:26 AM||2438 km||1515 miles||1317 nm||W|
|Easter Island *||Tue 2:26 PM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm||ESE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 9:26 AM||3289 km||2043 miles||1776 nm||NW|
|Alofi||Tue 8:26 AM||3511 km||2182 miles||1896 nm||W|
|Apia *||Wed 9:26 AM||3811 km||2368 miles||2058 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 8:26 AM||3902 km||2425 miles||2107 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 8:26 AM||4039 km||2509 miles||2181 nm||W|
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