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 = Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:34:00 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: 43%
|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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.59 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 19.3"||1005.63 mi||West||0° 11' 30.7"||13.18 mi||North||1005.71 mi|
|24 hours||10° 55' 56.6"||756.19 mi||East||4° 30' 01.2"||309.21 mi||North||816.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Wed 5:34 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||SE|
|Male||Wed 5:34 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||NNE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Wed 5:34 PM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm||NNE|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 6:34 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm||S|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 6:04 PM||1072 km||666 miles||579 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Wed 6:04 PM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 6:04 PM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Wed 6:04 PM||1274 km||791 miles||688 nm||NNE|
|Bengaluru||Wed 6:04 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm||NNE|
|Chennai||Wed 6:04 PM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm||NNE|
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