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 11:24:00 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: 1%
|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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.56 meters/second, 1499.6 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 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' 22.0"||15.53 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||North||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 05.4"||931.54 mi||West||0° 03' 12.5"||3.68 mi||North||931.71 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 44.3"||964.63 mi||East||1° 57' 03.0"||134.19 mi||North||979.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:24 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 12:24 PM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm||W|
|Apia *||Fri 1:24 PM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm||NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:24 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||W|
|Papeete||Thu 1:24 PM||1441 km||896 miles||778 nm||E|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:24 PM||1512 km||940 miles||817 nm||NW|
|Suva *||Fri 12:24 PM||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||W|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:24 AM||2331 km||1448 miles||1259 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:24 PM||2538 km||1577 miles||1371 nm||NNE|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:24 AM||2717 km||1688 miles||1467 nm||NW|
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