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 4:20:00 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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.91 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.1 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 31.5"||16.10 mi||West||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||South||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.3"||965.93 mi||West||0° 07' 13.1"||8.27 mi||South||966.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 14.8"||747.23 mi||East||3° 13' 01.7"||221.18 mi||South||784.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Sun 1:20 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Sun 1:20 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm||SW|
|Bridgetown||Sun 12:20 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||W|
|Fort-de-France||Sun 12:20 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm||W|
|Castries||Sun 12:20 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Sun 12:20 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm||WSW|
|Roseau||Sun 12:20 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm||W|
|Kingstown||Sun 12:20 AM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm||W|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Sun 12:20 AM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm||W|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Sun 12:20 AM||1842 km||1144 miles||994 nm||W|
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