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 = Friday, December 14, 2012 at 1:24:00 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: 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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.90 meters/second, 1500.8 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 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' 22.1"||15.54 mi||West||0° 00' 03.3"||0.07 mi||North||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 11.4"||932.30 mi||West||0° 03' 30.7"||4.03 mi||North||932.49 mi|
|24 hours||345° 10' 34.9"||961.73 mi||West||2° 03' 44.3"||141.85 mi||North||978.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Fri 12:24 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||N|
|Noumea||Fri 12:24 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm||SW|
|Luganville||Fri 12:24 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||NNW|
|Kingston||Fri 12:54 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||S|
|Nadi *||Fri 2:24 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm||ENE|
|Lautoka *||Fri 2:24 PM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||ENE|
|Suva *||Fri 2:24 PM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm||E|
|Honiara||Fri 12:24 PM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm||NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:24 PM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm||E|
|Brisbane||Fri 11:24 AM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm||WSW|
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