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 9:42:00 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: 1%
|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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 416.24 meters/second, 1498.5 kilometres/hour, 931.1 miles/hour or 809.1 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' 21.8"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||South||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 51.3"||930.78 mi||West||0° 02' 48.5"||3.22 mi||South||930.65 mi|
|24 hours||15° 20' 41.5"||994.28 mi||East||0° 23' 14.6"||26.65 mi||South||993.37 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Windhoek *||Wed 11:42 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm||SSW|
|Rundu *||Wed 11:42 AM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||NNE|
|Ghanzi||Wed 11:42 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm||ESE|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 11:42 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||WSW|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 11:42 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||SW|
|Maun||Wed 11:42 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||E|
|Opuwo *||Wed 11:42 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||WNW|
|Menongue||Wed 10:42 AM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||N|
|Mongu||Wed 11:42 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm||NE|
|Lubango||Wed 10:42 AM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm||NW|
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