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 = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 12:26:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.94 meters/second, 1493.8 km/hour, 928.2 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||West||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||South||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 33.6"||927.88 mi||West||0° 00' 27.0"||0.52 mi||South||927.86 mi|
|24 hours||344° 41' 32.8"||989.11 mi||West||0° 33' 34.6"||38.50 mi||North||991.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Thu 11:26 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm||SSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 11:26 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||NNE|
|Luganville||Thu 11:26 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||N|
|Kingston||Thu 11:56 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||S|
|Suva *||Thu 1:26 PM||1245 km||773 miles||672 nm||ENE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:26 AM||1475 km||916 miles||796 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:26 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 1:26 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:26 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NE|
|Auckland *||Thu 1:26 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm||SSE|
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