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 5:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 05.2"||991.71 mi||West||0° 09' 40.5"||11.08 mi||North||991.53 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 46.1"||736.94 mi||East||3° 37' 14.7"||248.88 mi||North||773.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Fri 6:36 PM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm||WSW|
|Birao||Fri 6:36 PM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm||E|
|Mongo||Fri 6:36 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||NNW|
|Kaga-Bandoro||Fri 6:36 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||SSW|
|Bria||Fri 6:36 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||SSE|
|Abéché||Fri 6:36 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||N|
|Bambari||Fri 6:36 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||S|
|Moundou||Fri 6:36 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm||WSW|
|Bozoum||Fri 6:36 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm||SW|
|Moussoro||Fri 6:36 PM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm||NW|
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