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 = Monday, December 24, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 84%
|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 Monday, December 24, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.37 meters/second, 1545.7 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.6 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' 32.0"||16.01 mi||West||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||North||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 03.7"||960.20 mi||West||0° 06' 08.4"||7.04 mi||North||959.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 46.5"||746.34 mi||East||2° 05' 01.7"||143.32 mi||North||755.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pointe-à-Pitre||Sun 8:36 PM||220 km||136 miles||119 nm||WSW|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Sun 8:36 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm||W|
|Codrington (Barbuda)||Sun 8:36 PM||223 km||139 miles||121 nm||WNW|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Sun 8:36 PM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm||WSW|
|Brades||Sun 8:36 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm||W|
|Roseau||Sun 8:36 PM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm||SW|
|Charlestown||Sun 8:36 PM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||W|
|Basseterre (St. Kitts)||Sun 8:36 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||W|
|Fort-de-France||Sun 8:36 PM||324 km||202 miles||175 nm||SSW|
|Gustavia||Sun 8:36 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||WNW|
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