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 9:46:00 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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 418.64 meters/second, 1507.1 kilometres/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 41.3"||936.21 mi||West||0° 04' 44.7"||5.44 mi||North||936.45 mi|
|24 hours||14° 34' 02.7"||948.52 mi||East||2° 30' 23.8"||172.40 mi||North||971.06 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antananarivo||Fri 12:46 PM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm||NNW|
|Antsirabe||Fri 12:46 PM||112 km||70 miles||61 nm||W|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 12:46 PM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm||SSW|
|Toamasina||Fri 12:46 PM||223 km||139 miles||120 nm||NE|
|Mahajanga||Fri 12:46 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm||NNW|
|Toliara||Fri 12:46 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||SW|
|Saint-Paul||Fri 1:46 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 1:46 PM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm||E|
|Saint-Pierre||Fri 1:46 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm||ESE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 12:46 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm||NNW|
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