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 6:52:00 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: 46%
|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 18:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.55 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 32.4"||1005.54 mi||West||0° 11' 23.4"||13.04 mi||North||1005.57 mi|
|24 hours||10° 52' 18.4"||751.74 mi||East||4° 25' 53.2"||304.49 mi||North||809.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Wed 6:52 PM||1063 km||661 miles||574 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Wed 6:52 PM||1114 km||692 miles||601 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 6:52 PM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 6:52 PM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Wed 6:52 PM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm||NNE|
|Dakar||Wed 6:52 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm||N|
|Praia||Wed 5:52 PM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm||NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 6:52 PM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm||ENE|
|Bamako||Wed 6:52 PM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 6:52 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm||ENE|
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