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 2:46:00 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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.43 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 30.6"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||North||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.7"||937.91 mi||West||0° 00' 35.9"||0.69 mi||North||937.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 38.1"||758.00 mi||East||0° 12' 34.8"||14.43 mi||South||758.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Shantou||Wed 10:46 PM||284 km||177 miles||154 nm||NNW|
|Kowloon||Wed 10:46 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||WNW|
|Hong Kong||Wed 10:46 PM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||WNW|
|Kaohsiung||Wed 10:46 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||NE|
|Shenzhen||Wed 10:46 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||WNW|
|Xiamen||Wed 10:46 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm||N|
|Macau||Wed 10:46 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm||WNW|
|Taichung||Wed 10:46 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||NE|
|Guangzhou||Wed 10:46 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||WNW|
|Foshan||Wed 10:46 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||WNW|
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