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 = Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 11:20:00 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: 14%
|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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.2 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 27.0"||16.21 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 09.0"||972.44 mi||West||0° 10' 01.7"||11.49 mi||North||972.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 41.2"||855.33 mi||East||4° 16' 05.4"||293.37 mi||North||910.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sun 2:20 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||WNW|
|Toamasina||Sun 2:20 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 3:20 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||SSE|
|Port Louis||Sun 3:20 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Paul||Sun 3:20 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm||S|
|Saint-Pierre||Sun 3:20 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm||SSE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 2:20 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 2:20 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||W|
|Victoria||Sun 3:20 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm||N|
|Antsirabe||Sun 2:20 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||SW|
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