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 9:22:00 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: 100%
|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 21:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 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"||15.68 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||South||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.1"||940.53 mi||West||0° 02' 23.1"||2.73 mi||South||940.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 09.2"||756.39 mi||East||1° 23' 22.5"||95.59 mi||South||765.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aswan||Thu 11:22 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||N|
|Port Sudan||Fri 12:22 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||ESE|
|Khartoum||Fri 12:22 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||S|
|Luxor||Thu 11:22 PM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm||N|
|Jeddah||Fri 12:22 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||ENE|
|Kharga Oasis||Thu 11:22 PM||624 km||387 miles||337 nm||NNW|
|Kassala||Fri 12:22 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||SSE|
|Makkah||Fri 12:22 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||E|
|Teseney||Fri 12:22 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||SSE|
|Keren||Fri 12:22 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||SE|
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