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 1:34:00 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: 54%
|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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.21 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 32.9"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||North||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 58.2"||1002.54 mi||West||0° 10' 51.9"||12.44 mi||North||1002.47 mi|
|24 hours||10° 46' 16.4"||742.20 mi||East||4° 10' 02.2"||286.37 mi||North||792.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Thu 6:34 PM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm||ENE|
|Male||Thu 6:34 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||E|
|Addu City||Thu 6:34 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 7:04 PM||1050 km||652 miles||567 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Thu 7:04 PM||1229 km||764 miles||664 nm||ENE|
|Colombo||Thu 7:04 PM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm||E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 7:04 PM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm||E|
|Bengaluru||Thu 7:04 PM||1360 km||845 miles||734 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 7:34 PM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm||SSE|
|Chennai||Thu 7:04 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||NE|
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