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 4:48:00 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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 31.6"||16.11 mi||West||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||South||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 39.8"||966.21 mi||West||0° 07' 15.3"||8.31 mi||South||966.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 00.5"||747.18 mi||East||3° 13' 48.3"||222.07 mi||South||784.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bridgetown||Sun 12:48 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||WSW|
|Fort-de-France||Sun 12:48 AM||1049 km||652 miles||567 nm||W|
|Castries||Sun 12:48 AM||1054 km||655 miles||569 nm||W|
|Roseau||Sun 12:48 AM||1073 km||667 miles||580 nm||W|
|Kingstown||Sun 12:48 AM||1103 km||685 miles||596 nm||WSW|
|Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)||Sun 12:48 AM||1106 km||687 miles||597 nm||W|
|Saint John's (Antigua)||Sun 12:48 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm||W|
|Paramaribo||Sun 1:48 AM||1195 km||742 miles||645 nm||SSW|
|Saint George's||Sun 12:48 AM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm||WSW|
|Basseterre (St. Kitts)||Sun 12:48 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||W|
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