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 11:46:00 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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 442.00 meters/second, 1591.2 kilometres/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 02.3"||988.56 mi||West||0° 09' 21.4"||10.72 mi||North||988.36 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 49.8"||736.98 mi||East||3° 28' 41.0"||239.09 mi||North||770.29 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barquisimeto||Fri 7:16 PM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm||SSE|
|Willemstad||Fri 7:46 PM||155 km||97 miles||84 nm||NNE|
|Valencia||Fri 7:16 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||ESE|
|Oranjestad (Aruba)||Fri 7:46 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm||NNW|
|Kralendijk||Fri 7:46 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm||NE|
|Ciudad Ojeda||Fri 7:16 PM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm||WSW|
|Maracay||Fri 7:16 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm||ESE|
|Maracaibo||Fri 7:16 PM||229 km||142 miles||123 nm||W|
|Caracas||Fri 7:16 PM||292 km||181 miles||158 nm||E|
|San Fernando de Apure||Fri 7:16 PM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm||SE|
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