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 9:42:00 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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||South||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.3"||937.63 mi||West||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||South||937.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 53.4"||758.09 mi||East||0° 28' 49.1"||33.04 mi||South||760.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bardaï||Wed 10:42 PM||49 km||30 miles||26 nm||NNE|
|Faya-Largeau||Wed 10:42 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||SE|
|Fada||Wed 10:42 PM||649 km||404 miles||351 nm||SE|
|Sabha||Wed 10:42 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm||NNW|
|Abéché||Wed 10:42 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||SSE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:42 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm||S|
|Arlit||Wed 10:42 PM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||WSW|
|Kano||Wed 10:42 PM||1327 km||825 miles||717 nm||SW|
|Tripoli||Wed 10:42 PM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm||NNW|
|Abuja||Wed 10:42 PM||1652 km||1027 miles||892 nm||SW|
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