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 5:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.26 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 24.1"||15.82 mi||West||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||North||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.2"||948.82 mi||West||0° 07' 16.9"||8.35 mi||North||949.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 39.3"||913.05 mi||East||3° 23' 12.3"||232.88 mi||North||950.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Halls Creek||Sat 1:20 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm||ESE|
|Darwin||Sat 2:50 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm||NE|
|Tennant Creek||Sat 2:50 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||ESE|
|Kupang||Sat 1:20 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||NNW|
|Suai||Sat 2:20 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||N|
|Same||Sat 2:20 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm||N|
|Alice Springs||Sat 2:50 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm||SE|
|Dili||Sat 2:20 PM||1026 km||637 miles||554 nm||N|
|Eucla||Sat 2:05 PM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm||S|
|Denpasar||Sat 1:20 PM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm||NW|
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