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 = Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 6:52:00 AM.
= 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: 51%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 06:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 448.89 meters/second, 1616.0 kilometres/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.7"||16.73 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 51.0"||1004.05 mi||West||0° 11' 04.8"||12.69 mi||North||1004.03 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 39.0"||745.01 mi||East||4° 16' 18.3"||293.54 mi||North||798.39 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Thu 6:52 PM||503 km||312 miles||272 nm||SSE|
|Kwajalein||Thu 6:52 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm||NNE|
|Majuro||Thu 6:52 PM||738 km||459 miles||398 nm||ENE|
|Tarawa||Thu 6:52 PM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm||ESE|
|Kolonia||Thu 5:52 PM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm||WNW|
|Palikir||Thu 5:52 PM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Thu 5:52 PM||1591 km||989 miles||859 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 6:52 PM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm||N|
|Baker Island||Wed 6:52 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Thu 6:52 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm||SE|
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