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 = Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 3:38:00 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: 97%
|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 Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 31.5"||16.09 mi||West||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||South||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 38.2"||965.50 mi||West||0° 07' 10.0"||8.21 mi||South||965.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 36.3"||747.32 mi||East||3° 11' 51.4"||219.84 mi||South||784.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Sun 2:38 AM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm||E|
|Praia||Sun 2:38 AM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm||E|
|Dakar||Sun 3:38 AM||1834 km||1139 miles||990 nm||E|
|Banjul||Sun 3:38 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Sun 3:38 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||E|
|Bissau||Sun 3:38 AM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 12:38 AM||2238 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Sun 12:38 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm||WSW|
|Conakry||Sun 3:38 AM||2365 km||1469 miles||1277 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Sun 3:38 AM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm||ESE|
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