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 8:42:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.38 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 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' 24.5"||15.86 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||North||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 33.9"||951.34 mi||West||0° 07' 39.6"||8.78 mi||North||951.71 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 51.4"||906.57 mi||East||3° 30' 50.3"||241.61 mi||North||946.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 2:42 PM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Sat 12:42 PM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 1:42 PM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 12:42 PM||2405 km||1494 miles||1299 nm||WSW|
|Male||Sat 1:42 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 2:12 PM||2690 km||1672 miles||1453 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sat 12:42 PM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm||WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 11:42 AM||3229 km||2006 miles||1743 nm||W|
|Bengaluru||Sat 2:12 PM||3355 km||2085 miles||1812 nm||N|
|Jakarta||Sat 3:42 PM||3368 km||2093 miles||1818 nm||ENE|
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