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 8:52:00 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: 98%
|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 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 kilometres/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 30.6"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||North||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.7"||937.63 mi||West||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||North||937.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 53.5"||758.10 mi||East||0° 26' 52.2"||30.81 mi||South||759.84 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kharga Oasis||Wed 10:52 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||NNE|
|Aswan||Wed 10:52 PM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm||NE|
|Luxor||Wed 10:52 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||NE|
|Kufra||Wed 9:52 PM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||WNW|
|Khartoum||Wed 11:52 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||SSE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 11:52 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||S|
|Port Sudan||Wed 11:52 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm||E|
|Siwa Oasis||Wed 10:52 PM||979 km||608 miles||528 nm||NNW|
|Kassala||Wed 11:52 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||SE|
|Cairo||Wed 10:52 PM||1036 km||644 miles||559 nm||NNE|
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