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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 419.69 meters/second, 1510.9 kilometres/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||South||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.5"||938.49 mi||West||0° 01' 20.9"||1.55 mi||South||938.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 41.0"||757.52 mi||East||0° 59' 03.2"||67.70 mi||South||762.95 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Wed 11:42 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm||NNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 12:42 AM||1451 km||902 miles||784 nm||E|
|Wake Island||Thu 10:42 PM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:42 PM||2334 km||1450 miles||1260 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 10:42 PM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:42 AM||2618 km||1627 miles||1413 nm||SE|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:42 PM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Thu 10:42 PM||3306 km||2054 miles||1785 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 11:42 PM||3335 km||2073 miles||1801 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:42 PM||3387 km||2105 miles||1829 nm||SSW|
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