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 11:54:00 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 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.97 meters/second, 1591.1 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.1 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' 02.2"||988.49 mi||West||0° 09' 20.9"||10.71 mi||North||988.29 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 52.9"||736.99 mi||East||3° 28' 29.6"||238.87 mi||North||770.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maracaibo||Fri 7:24 PM||26 km||16 miles||14 nm||SW|
|Ciudad Ojeda||Fri 7:24 PM||72 km||45 miles||39 nm||SSE|
|Oranjestad||Fri 7:54 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm||NE|
|Barquisimeto||Fri 7:24 PM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm||ESE|
|Willemstad||Fri 7:54 PM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||ENE|
|Cúcuta||Fri 6:54 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||SSW|
|Barranquilla||Fri 6:54 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm||W|
|Kralendijk||Fri 7:54 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||ENE|
|Valencia||Fri 7:24 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||E|
|Maracay||Fri 7:24 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||E|
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