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 1:42:00 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 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 kilometres/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 32.9"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||North||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 58.3"||1002.50 mi||West||0° 10' 51.6"||12.44 mi||North||1002.44 mi|
|24 hours||10° 46' 15.2"||742.15 mi||East||4° 09' 54.3"||286.22 mi||North||792.60 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kulhudhuffushi||Thu 6:42 PM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||ENE|
|Male||Thu 6:42 PM||820 km||509 miles||443 nm||E|
|Addu City||Thu 6:42 PM||1000 km||622 miles||540 nm||SE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 7:12 PM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm||ENE|
|Madurai||Thu 7:12 PM||1424 km||885 miles||769 nm||ENE|
|Bengaluru||Thu 7:12 PM||1527 km||949 miles||825 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Thu 7:12 PM||1529 km||950 miles||825 nm||E|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 7:42 PM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm||SSE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 7:12 PM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm||E|
|Victoria||Thu 5:42 PM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm||SW|
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