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 7:42:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.55 meters/second, 1499.6 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 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' 21.9"||15.53 mi||West||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||South||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 55.9"||931.48 mi||West||0° 03' 07.1"||3.58 mi||South||931.33 mi|
|24 hours||15° 20' 04.8"||994.27 mi||East||0° 30' 56.5"||35.48 mi||South||993.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Wed 10:42 AM||63 km||39 miles||34 nm||NNW|
|Fianarantsoa||Wed 10:42 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm||S|
|Antananarivo||Wed 10:42 AM||167 km||104 miles||90 nm||N|
|Toamasina||Wed 10:42 AM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm||NE|
|Toliara||Wed 10:42 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm||SW|
|Mahajanga||Wed 10:42 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||N|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 11:42 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||E|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 10:42 AM||870 km||540 miles||470 nm||NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Wed 10:42 AM||960 km||597 miles||518 nm||NNW|
|Fomboni||Wed 10:42 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm||NNW|
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