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 5:36:00 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: 98%
|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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.09 meters/second, 1544.7 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.1 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"||16.00 mi||West||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||South||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.7"||959.60 mi||West||0° 06' 22.3"||7.30 mi||South||959.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 53.6"||748.77 mi||East||2° 54' 21.1"||199.80 mi||South||780.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Sun 1:36 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm||NNW|
|Da Nang||Sun 12:36 AM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm||WSW|
|Huế||Sun 12:36 AM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm||WSW|
|Zhanjiang||Sun 1:36 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||NNW|
|Nha Trang||Sun 12:36 AM||596 km||371 miles||322 nm||SSW|
|Macau||Sun 1:36 AM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm||NNE|
|Hai Phong||Sun 12:36 AM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm||NW|
|Pakse||Sun 12:36 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm||WSW|
|Hong Kong||Sun 1:36 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||NNE|
|Kowloon||Sun 1:36 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm||NNE|
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