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 11:36:00 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: 62%
|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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.3 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' 33.1"||16.58 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.5"||994.54 mi||West||0° 09' 58.1"||11.42 mi||North||994.38 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 13.7"||737.27 mi||East||3° 45' 07.2"||257.88 mi||North||777.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ho Chi Minh||Fri 6:36 PM||229 km||142 miles||123 nm||NNW|
|Cần Thơ||Fri 6:36 PM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||NW|
|Phnom Penh||Fri 6:36 PM||411 km||256 miles||222 nm||NW|
|Nha Trang||Fri 6:36 PM||416 km||258 miles||224 nm||NNE|
|Sihanoukville||Fri 6:36 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||WNW|
|Siem Reap||Fri 6:36 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||NW|
|Battambang||Fri 6:36 PM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm||NW|
|Pakse||Fri 6:36 PM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm||NNW|
|Ipoh||Fri 7:36 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm||WSW|
|Kuching||Fri 7:36 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||SSE|
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