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 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.16 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.8 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' 22.5"||15.59 mi||West||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||North||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 33.2"||935.14 mi||West||0° 04' 26.9"||5.10 mi||North||935.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 38' 02.5"||951.93 mi||East||2° 24' 01.3"||165.09 mi||North||972.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:42 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 12:42 PM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Fri 11:42 AM||2124 km||1320 miles||1147 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:42 AM||2334 km||1450 miles||1260 nm||W|
|Male||Fri 12:42 PM||2703 km||1680 miles||1460 nm||N|
|Victoria||Fri 11:42 AM||2954 km||1835 miles||1595 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 1:12 PM||2971 km||1846 miles||1604 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:42 AM||3178 km||1975 miles||1716 nm||W|
|Port-aux-Francais||Fri 12:42 PM||3337 km||2074 miles||1802 nm||S|
|Jakarta||Fri 2:42 PM||3486 km||2166 miles||1882 nm||ENE|
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