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 1:46:00 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: 97%
|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 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 kilometres/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.7"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||North||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.3"||937.99 mi||West||0° 00' 41.6"||0.80 mi||North||937.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 32.8"||757.96 mi||East||0° 10' 14.3"||11.74 mi||South||758.48 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taipei||Wed 9:46 PM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm||WNW|
|Kagoshima||Wed 10:46 PM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm||N|
|Kumamoto||Wed 10:46 PM||1327 km||824 miles||716 nm||N|
|Quezon||Wed 9:46 PM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm||WSW|
|Manila||Wed 9:46 PM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||WSW|
|Foochow||Wed 9:46 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||WNW|
|Fukuoka||Wed 10:46 PM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm||N|
|Matsuyama||Wed 10:46 PM||1438 km||894 miles||777 nm||N|
|Kitakyushu||Wed 10:46 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm||N|
|Melekeok||Wed 10:46 PM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm||SSE|
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