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 10:20:00 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: 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.94 meters/second, 1533.4 km/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 24.6"||15.88 mi||West||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||North||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 43.0"||952.59 mi||West||0° 07' 50.3"||8.98 mi||North||952.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 03.1"||903.41 mi||East||3° 34' 23.1"||245.67 mi||North||944.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Sat 2:20 PM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Paul||Sat 2:20 PM||434 km||270 miles||235 nm||S|
|Port Louis||Sat 2:20 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||SE|
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 2:20 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||SSE|
|Toamasina||Sat 1:20 PM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 1:20 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm||WSW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 1:20 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||WSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sat 2:20 PM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm||ESE|
|Moroni||Sat 1:20 PM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm||WNW|
|Victoria||Sat 2:20 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm||N|
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