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 11:02:00 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 419.71 meters/second, 1510.9 kilometres/hour, 938.9 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"||0.03 mi||South||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.5"||938.54 mi||West||0° 01' 22.9"||1.58 mi||South||938.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 37.4"||757.49 mi||East||0° 59' 49.3"||68.59 mi||South||763.03 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 12:02 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||N|
|Wake Island||Thu 11:02 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm||W|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:02 AM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||E|
|Majuro||Thu 11:02 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:02 PM||2277 km||1415 miles||1229 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:02 PM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm||SSW|
|Yaren||Thu 11:02 PM||2960 km||1839 miles||1598 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:02 AM||2963 km||1841 miles||1600 nm||SE|
|Palikir||Thu 10:02 PM||3117 km||1937 miles||1683 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:02 PM||3272 km||2033 miles||1767 nm||S|
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