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 8:42:00 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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 416.39 meters/second, 1499.0 kilometres/hour, 931.4 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 21.8"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||South||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 53.4"||931.12 mi||West||0° 02' 57.8"||3.40 mi||South||930.98 mi|
|24 hours||15° 20' 24.7"||994.30 mi||East||0° 27' 05.8"||31.07 mi||South||993.31 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutare||Wed 10:42 AM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm||N|
|Beira||Wed 10:42 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm||ENE|
|Masvingo||Wed 10:42 AM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm||W|
|Chitungwiza||Wed 10:42 AM||332 km||207 miles||179 nm||NW|
|Gweru||Wed 10:42 AM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm||WNW|
|Harare||Wed 10:42 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||NW|
|Bulawayo||Wed 10:42 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||W|
|Polokwane||Wed 10:42 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||SW|
|Blantyre||Wed 10:42 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm||NNE|
|Francistown||Wed 10:42 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm||W|
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