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 = Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 10:12:00 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: 99%
|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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 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"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||South||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.4"||938.42 mi||West||0° 01' 18.0"||1.49 mi||South||938.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 46.0"||757.56 mi||East||0° 57' 54.0"||66.38 mi||South||762.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 12:12 AM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm||E|
|Midway||Wed 11:12 PM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:12 AM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:12 PM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 10:12 PM||3003 km||1866 miles||1621 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 10:12 PM||3013 km||1872 miles||1627 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:12 PM||3247 km||2017 miles||1753 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:12 PM||3414 km||2122 miles||1844 nm||SSW|
|Adak||Thu 12:12 AM||3604 km||2239 miles||1946 nm||NNW|
|Unalaska||Thu 1:12 AM||3675 km||2284 miles||1984 nm||N|
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