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 10:40:00 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: 90%
|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 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.33 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 31.5"||15.82 mi||West||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||North||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 29.0"||948.91 mi||West||0° 04' 19.3"||4.96 mi||North||948.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 41.9"||752.14 mi||East||1° 19' 02.2"||90.61 mi||North||754.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Maria||Mon 9:40 PM||392 km||244 miles||212 nm||SW|
|Nouadhibou||Mon 10:40 PM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm||ENE|
|Nouakchott||Mon 10:40 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||ESE|
|Saint-Louis||Mon 10:40 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||SE|
|Mindelo||Mon 9:40 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||WSW|
|Rosso||Mon 10:40 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||ESE|
|Praia||Mon 9:40 PM||579 km||359 miles||312 nm||SW|
|Dakar||Mon 10:40 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||SSE|
|Thiès||Mon 10:40 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||SE|
|Touba||Mon 10:40 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||SE|
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