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 9:42:00 PM.
= 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||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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.29 meters/second, 1498.7 km/hour, 931.2 miles/hour or 809.2 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' 21.9"||15.52 mi||West||0° 00' 02.9"||0.05 mi||North||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 00.6"||930.94 mi||West||0° 02' 56.9"||3.38 mi||North||931.09 mi|
|24 hours||14° 55' 26.8"||967.02 mi||East||1° 51' 16.3"||127.57 mi||North||981.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Thu 12:42 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm||SE|
|Adamstown||Thu 1:42 PM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm||ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 11:42 AM||1211 km||752 miles||654 nm||WNW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 11:42 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||W|
|Easter Island *||Thu 4:42 PM||3052 km||1896 miles||1648 nm||ESE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:42 AM||3216 km||1999 miles||1737 nm||NW|
|Alofi||Thu 10:42 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm||W|
|Apia *||Fri 11:42 AM||3610 km||2243 miles||1949 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 10:42 AM||3719 km||2311 miles||2008 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 10:42 AM||3813 km||2370 miles||2059 nm||W|
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