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 8:42:00 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|
|This phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.01 meters/second, 1494.1 km/hour, 928.4 miles/hour or 806.7 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' 00.8"||0.02 mi||North||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 36.8"||928.06 mi||West||0° 00' 53.3"||1.02 mi||North||928.11 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 05.8"||982.40 mi||East||1° 04' 45.9"||74.25 mi||North||988.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 11:42 AM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm||WSW|
|Antsirabe||Thu 11:42 AM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 11:42 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||NNW|
|Toamasina||Thu 11:42 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm||NNE|
|Toliara||Thu 11:42 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm||WSW|
|Mahajanga||Thu 11:42 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 12:42 PM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||E|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 11:42 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 12:42 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm||E|
|Moroni||Thu 11:42 AM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm||NNW|
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