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 12:46:00 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: 63%
|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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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"||16.57 mi||West||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||North||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.4"||994.01 mi||West||0° 09' 54.7"||11.35 mi||North||993.85 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 29.3"||737.17 mi||East||3° 43' 37.6"||256.17 mi||North||776.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Fri 6:16 PM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm||NE|
|Banda Aceh||Fri 7:46 PM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||SE|
|Kalmunai||Fri 6:16 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm||W|
|Yangon||Fri 7:16 PM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm||NE|
|Medan||Fri 7:46 PM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm||ESE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 6:16 PM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm||W|
|Colombo||Fri 6:16 PM||1200 km||746 miles||648 nm||W|
|Bangkok||Fri 7:46 PM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm||ENE|
|Chennai||Fri 6:16 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm||WNW|
|Visakhapatnam||Fri 6:16 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||NW|
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