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 4:38:00 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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.99 meters/second, 1555.2 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 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||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.6"||966.11 mi||West||0° 07' 14.4"||8.30 mi||South||966.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 05.7"||747.20 mi||East||3° 13' 31.7"||221.75 mi||South||784.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bridgetown||Sun 12:38 AM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm||WSW|
|Cayenne||Sun 1:38 AM||1275 km||793 miles||689 nm||SSW|
|Fort-de-France||Sun 12:38 AM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm||W|
|Castries||Sun 12:38 AM||1310 km||814 miles||707 nm||W|
|Paramaribo||Sun 1:38 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm||SSW|
|Roseau||Sun 12:38 AM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm||W|
|Kingstown||Sun 12:38 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||WSW|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Sun 12:38 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm||W|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Sun 12:38 AM||1379 km||857 miles||744 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Sun 12:38 AM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm||SW|
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