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 = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 2:24:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
|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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.31 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 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' 23.9"||15.78 mi||West||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||North||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 59.5"||946.69 mi||West||0° 06' 56.1"||7.95 mi||North||947.03 mi|
|24 hours||346° 01' 37.1"||918.64 mi||West||3° 16' 11.8"||224.85 mi||North||953.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sat 1:24 PM||65 km||40 miles||35 nm||NW|
|Luganville||Sat 1:24 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||NNW|
|Noumea||Sat 1:24 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||SSW|
|Nadi *||Sat 3:24 PM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||E|
|Lautoka *||Sat 3:24 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||E|
|Suva *||Sat 3:24 PM||1021 km||635 miles||551 nm||E|
|Honiara||Sat 1:24 PM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm||NW|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:24 PM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm||NE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:24 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm||ESE|
|Brisbane||Sat 12:24 PM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm||SW|
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