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 = Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 1:26:00 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: 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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.72 meters/second, 1503.8 km/hour, 934.4 miles/hour or 812.0 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' 22.3"||15.57 mi||West||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||South||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 13.5"||934.09 mi||West||0° 04' 04.5"||4.67 mi||South||933.90 mi|
|24 hours||15° 16' 46.4"||993.15 mi||East||0° 54' 50.8"||62.89 mi||South||992.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Isa||Wed 11:26 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||ESE|
|Tennant Creek||Wed 10:56 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Wed 10:56 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm||SW|
|Cairns||Wed 11:26 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm||ENE|
|Darwin||Wed 10:56 AM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||NW|
|Eucla||Wed 10:11 AM||1542 km||958 miles||832 nm||SSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 11:26 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm||NE|
|Adelaide *||Wed 11:56 AM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm||S|
|Dili||Wed 10:26 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||NW|
|Brisbane||Wed 11:26 AM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm||ESE|
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