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 10:08:00 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 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.18 meters/second, 1498.2 km/hour, 931.0 miles/hour or 809.0 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' 21.8"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||South||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 50.4"||930.64 mi||West||0° 02' 44.4"||3.14 mi||South||930.51 mi|
|24 hours||15° 20' 47.7"||994.26 mi||East||0° 21' 34.4"||24.74 mi||South||993.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Wed 12:08 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 12:08 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||SE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 12:08 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||ESE|
|Lubango||Wed 11:08 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||NNE|
|Rundu *||Wed 12:08 PM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm||ENE|
|Menongue||Wed 11:08 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm||NE|
|Huambo||Wed 11:08 AM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm||NNE|
|Ghanzi||Wed 12:08 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm||E|
|Luanda||Wed 11:08 AM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Wed 12:08 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm||ESE|
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