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 8:42:00 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: 3%
|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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 418.79 meters/second, 1507.6 kilometres/hour, 936.8 miles/hour or 814.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.5"||15.61 mi||West||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||South||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 29.7"||936.47 mi||West||0° 04' 46.3"||5.47 mi||South||936.25 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 55.5"||991.19 mi||East||1° 12' 34.7"||83.21 mi||South||990.88 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vaitape (Bora Bora)||Tue 10:42 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm||NE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 10:42 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm||WSW|
|Papeete||Tue 10:42 AM||588 km||366 miles||318 nm||ENE|
|Alofi||Tue 9:42 AM||1602 km||996 miles||865 nm||W|
|Apia *||Wed 10:42 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 9:42 AM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 9:42 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:42 AM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||N|
|Adamstown||Tue 12:42 PM||2597 km||1614 miles||1402 nm||ESE|
|Suva *||Wed 9:42 AM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm||W|
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