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 = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:52:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.9 kilometres/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 30.7"||15.75 mi||West||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||South||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.5"||944.72 mi||West||0° 03' 40.0"||4.20 mi||South||944.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 15.8"||754.33 mi||East||1° 53' 07.5"||129.68 mi||South||769.64 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 12:52 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm||ENE|
|Wailuku||Fri 12:52 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||ENE|
|Midway||Thu 11:52 PM||1773 km||1102 miles||958 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:52 AM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:52 PM||2649 km||1646 miles||1430 nm||SW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:52 PM||3149 km||1957 miles||1700 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:52 PM||3232 km||2008 miles||1745 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:52 PM||3352 km||2083 miles||1810 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:52 PM||3362 km||2089 miles||1815 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:52 PM||3718 km||2310 miles||2007 nm||SW|
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