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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 21, 2012 at 1:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 63%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 15' North, Longitude: 74° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.19 meters/second, 1599.1 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.56 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 33' 06.3"993.50 miWest0° 09' 51.6"11.29 miNorth993.33 mi
24 hours10° 47' 45.2"737.10 miEast3° 42' 11.9"254.54 miNorth775.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlappuzhaFri 7:22 PM201 km125 miles109 nmEast E
KochiFri 7:22 PM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
KattoorFri 7:22 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNortheast NE
KottayamFri 7:22 PM223 km139 miles121 nmEast E
TiruvallaFri 7:22 PM226 km141 miles122 nmEast E
PonnaniFri 7:22 PM229 km142 miles124 nmNortheast NE
KollamFri 7:22 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast E
ChalakudyFri 7:22 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThrissurFri 7:22 PM234 km145 miles126 nmNortheast NE
PathanamthittaFri 7:22 PM249 km155 miles135 nmEast E

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