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 7:42:00 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 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 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 414.97 meters/second, 1493.9 kilometres/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||West||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||North||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 35.8"||927.97 mi||West||0° 00' 43.5"||0.83 mi||North||928.01 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 02.9"||983.34 mi||East||1° 01' 02.6"||69.99 mi||North||989.10 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Thu 11:42 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Thu 11:42 AM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||W|
|Saint-Pierre||Thu 11:42 AM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 11:42 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||W|
|Saint-Paul||Thu 11:42 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:42 AM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 1:42 PM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Thu 11:42 AM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Thu 10:42 AM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 12:42 PM||2364 km||1469 miles||1277 nm||SE|
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