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 = Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 11:22:00 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||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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.54 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 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' 31.3"||15.94 mi||West||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||South||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.6"||956.12 mi||West||0° 05' 51.4"||6.71 mi||South||956.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 13.9"||749.84 mi||East||2° 42' 48.5"||186.59 mi||South||777.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wailuku||Sat 1:22 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||NNE|
|Honolulu||Sat 1:22 AM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm||N|
|Hilo||Sat 1:22 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm||ENE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:22 AM||1771 km||1101 miles||956 nm||S|
|Midway||Sat 12:22 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm||NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:22 PM||2797 km||1738 miles||1510 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:22 AM||3333 km||2071 miles||1800 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Sat 11:22 PM||3508 km||2180 miles||1894 nm||WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:22 PM||3636 km||2260 miles||1963 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 11:22 PM||3708 km||2304 miles||2002 nm||W|
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