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 11:36:00 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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.04 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.3 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' 32.9"||16.48 mi||West||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||North||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 02.4"||988.65 mi||West||0° 09' 22.0"||10.73 mi||North||988.45 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 46.2"||736.98 mi||East||3° 28' 55.4"||239.36 mi||North||770.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Caracas||Fri 7:06 PM||42 km||26 miles||23 nm||SE|
|Maracay||Fri 7:06 PM||82 km||51 miles||44 nm||SW|
|Valencia||Fri 7:06 PM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm||SW|
|Kralendijk||Fri 7:36 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||NW|
|Willemstad||Fri 7:36 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||NW|
|Barquisimeto||Fri 7:06 PM||255 km||158 miles||138 nm||WSW|
|San Fernando de Apure||Fri 7:06 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm||S|
|Oranjestad||Fri 7:36 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm||WNW|
|Maturín||Fri 7:06 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||ESE|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Fri 7:06 PM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm||SE|
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