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 2:52:00 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: 44%
|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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.3"||1005.65 mi||West||0° 11' 28.2"||13.14 mi||North||1005.72 mi|
|24 hours||10° 54' 31.1"||754.49 mi||East||4° 28' 35.0"||307.58 mi||North||813.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Garissa||Wed 5:52 PM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||SE|
|Nakuru||Wed 5:52 PM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm||WSW|
|Nairobi||Wed 5:52 PM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm||SW|
|Mbale||Wed 5:52 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||W|
|Kismayo||Wed 5:52 PM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm||ESE|
|Arusha||Wed 5:52 PM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm||SSW|
|Mombasa||Wed 5:52 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||SSE|
|Arba Minch||Wed 5:52 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm||N|
|Lira||Wed 5:52 PM||621 km||386 miles||336 nm||WNW|
|Kampala||Wed 5:52 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||W|
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