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 10:36:00 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: 67%
|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 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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"||16.49 mi||West||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||North||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 02.9"||989.17 mi||West||0° 09' 25.2"||10.79 mi||North||988.98 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 24.4"||736.95 mi||East||3° 30' 20.5"||240.98 mi||North||770.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Fri 7:36 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||SSW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 7:36 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 7:36 PM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||S|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Fri 7:36 PM||714 km||444 miles||385 nm||SW|
|New Amsterdam||Fri 6:36 PM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm||SW|
|Georgetown||Fri 6:36 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||SW|
|Linden||Fri 6:36 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Fri 6:36 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm||WNW|
|Scarborough||Fri 6:36 PM||895 km||556 miles||484 nm||W|
|Chaguanas||Fri 6:36 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||W|
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