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 2:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.90 meters/second, 1493.6 km/hour, 928.1 miles/hour or 806.5 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' 00.2"||0.00 mi||South||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 33.6"||927.80 mi||West||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||South||927.80 mi|
|24 hours||15° 17' 01.1"||987.48 mi||East||0° 42' 28.2"||48.69 mi||North||990.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tennant Creek||Thu 12:16 PM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Thu 12:16 PM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm||S|
|Darwin||Thu 12:16 PM||976 km||607 miles||527 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Thu 11:31 AM||1274 km||791 miles||688 nm||SSW|
|Cairns||Thu 12:46 PM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm||ENE|
|Dili||Thu 11:46 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||NNW|
|Adelaide *||Thu 1:16 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 12:46 PM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm||NE|
|Brisbane||Thu 12:46 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm||ESE|
|Perth||Thu 10:46 AM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm||SW|
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