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 = Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 7:36:00 AM.
= 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: 70%
|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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.10 meters/second, 1584.4 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 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"||16.41 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||North||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 56.8"||984.30 mi||West||0° 08' 55.2"||10.22 mi||North||984.08 mi|
|24 hours||349° 05' 55.4"||737.54 mi||West||3° 17' 08.2"||225.87 mi||North||766.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sat 7:36 PM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:36 PM||1235 km||768 miles||667 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 7:36 PM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm||NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 7:36 PM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 7:36 PM||1747 km||1086 miles||943 nm||SW|
|Midway||Fri 8:36 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NNE|
|Palikir||Sat 6:36 PM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:36 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm||S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:36 PM||2730 km||1696 miles||1474 nm||SSE|
|Honolulu||Fri 9:36 PM||2918 km||1813 miles||1576 nm||ENE|
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