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 = Friday, December 21, 2012 at 8:34:00 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: 61%
|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 Friday, December 21, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.26 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 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' 33.1"||16.60 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.8"||995.88 mi||West||0° 10' 06.5"||11.58 mi||North||995.73 mi|
|24 hours||10° 46' 38.5"||737.59 mi||East||3° 48' 55.8"||262.24 mi||North||778.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weno||Fri 6:34 PM||103 km||64 miles||55 nm||SSE|
|Palikir||Fri 7:34 PM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm||ESE|
|Kolonia||Fri 7:34 PM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||ESE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 6:34 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm||NW|
|Saipan||Fri 6:34 PM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm||NW|
|Jayapura||Fri 5:34 PM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm||SW|
|Melekeok||Fri 5:34 PM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm||W|
|Yaren||Fri 8:34 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm||ESE|
|Wake Island||Fri 8:34 PM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 6:34 PM||2031 km||1262 miles||1096 nm||SSW|
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