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 5:24:00 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: 65%
|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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 05.2"||991.81 mi||West||0° 09' 41.2"||11.10 mi||North||991.62 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 42.5"||736.94 mi||East||3° 37' 31.0"||249.19 mi||North||773.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Birao||Fri 6:24 PM||63 km||39 miles||34 nm||NNW|
|Bria||Fri 6:24 PM||384 km||238 miles||207 nm||SSW|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 8:24 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm||NNE|
|Abéché||Fri 6:24 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||NNW|
|Bambari||Fri 6:24 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm||SSW|
|Sarh||Fri 6:24 PM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm||W|
|Kaga-Bandoro||Fri 6:24 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||SW|
|Mongo||Fri 6:24 PM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm||WNW|
|Wau||Fri 8:24 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm||ESE|
|Obo||Fri 6:24 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||SE|
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