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 12:52:00 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 12:52:00 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' 20.0"||1005.64 mi||West||0° 11' 30.4"||13.18 mi||North||1005.71 mi|
|24 hours||10° 55' 45.1"||755.96 mi||East||4° 29' 50.2"||309.01 mi||North||815.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Wed 5:52 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||E|
|Male||Wed 5:52 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||ENE|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Wed 5:52 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 6:52 PM||1023 km||635 miles||552 nm||SSE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 6:22 PM||1390 km||863 miles||750 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Wed 4:52 PM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm||WSW|
|Colombo||Wed 6:22 PM||1563 km||972 miles||844 nm||ENE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 6:22 PM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Wed 6:22 PM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||NE|
|Bengaluru||Wed 6:22 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm||NE|
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