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 9:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.62 meters/second, 1507.0 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 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' 22.7"||15.61 mi||West||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||North||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 40.9"||936.17 mi||West||0° 04' 44.0"||5.43 mi||North||936.42 mi|
|24 hours||14° 34' 10.6"||948.64 mi||East||2° 30' 11.6"||172.17 mi||North||971.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Fri 12:42 PM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 12:42 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm||WNW|
|Antsirabe||Fri 12:42 PM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm||W|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 12:42 PM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm||SW|
|Mahajanga||Fri 12:42 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 1:42 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm||ESE|
|Toliara||Fri 12:42 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 12:42 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Fri 1:42 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||E|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 12:42 PM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm||NNW|
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