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 5:14:00 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: 55%
|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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.76 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 01.1"||1001.51 mi||West||0° 10' 44.1"||12.29 mi||North||1001.43 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 52.1"||740.93 mi||East||4° 06' 20.5"||282.15 mi||North||789.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bertoua||Thu 6:14 PM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||SW|
|Bozoum||Thu 6:14 PM||192 km||119 miles||104 nm||ENE|
|Berbérati||Thu 6:14 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||SE|
|Ngaoundéré||Thu 6:14 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm||NW|
|Moundou||Thu 6:14 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||NNE|
|Yaoundé||Thu 6:14 PM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm||WSW|
|Garoua||Thu 6:14 PM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||NNW|
|Bimbo||Thu 6:14 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||ESE|
|Bangui||Thu 6:14 PM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm||ESE|
|Ouésso||Thu 6:14 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||SSE|
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