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 = Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 2:24:00 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: 95%
|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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.22 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 30.8"||15.67 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||North||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.2"||939.67 mi||West||0° 01' 47.2"||2.05 mi||North||939.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 37.8"||757.12 mi||East||0° 16' 18.5"||18.70 mi||North||756.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|The Valley||Tue 10:24 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||S|
|Spanish Town||Tue 10:24 PM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm||SSW|
|Marigot||Tue 10:24 PM||284 km||177 miles||154 nm||S|
|Road Town||Tue 10:24 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm||SW|
|Gustavia||Tue 10:24 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||S|
|Charlotte Amalie||Tue 10:24 PM||321 km||199 miles||173 nm||SW|
|Codrington (Barbuda)||Tue 10:24 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm||SSE|
|Christiansted||Tue 10:24 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm||SSW|
|Basseterre (St. Kitts)||Tue 10:24 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||S|
|San Juan||Tue 10:24 PM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm||SW|
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