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 12:06:00 PM.
= 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 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.06 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 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' 27.2"||16.22 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 13.3"||973.04 mi||West||0° 10' 04.8"||11.55 mi||North||973.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 41' 00.9"||853.90 mi||East||4° 17' 00.6"||294.42 mi||North||909.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fomboni||Sun 3:06 PM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Sun 3:06 PM||189 km||118 miles||102 nm||NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 3:06 PM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm||ENE|
|Pemba||Sun 2:06 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||W|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 3:06 PM||287 km||179 miles||155 nm||E|
|Nampula||Sun 2:06 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||WSW|
|Mahajanga||Sun 3:06 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 3:06 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:06 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||SE|
|Antsirabe||Sun 3:06 PM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm||SSE|
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