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 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: 95%
|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 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.25 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 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' 31.8"||16.23 mi||West||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||South||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.6"||973.44 mi||West||0° 08' 06.7"||9.30 mi||South||973.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 19.7"||746.19 mi||East||3° 32' 26.2"||243.39 mi||South||790.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Mon 1:38 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||SSW|
|Hagåtña||Mon 2:38 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||E|
|Saipan||Mon 2:38 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm||E|
|Davao||Mon 12:38 AM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm||WSW|
|General Santos||Mon 12:38 AM||1559 km||969 miles||842 nm||SW|
|Quezon||Mon 12:38 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||W|
|Manila||Mon 12:38 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm||W|
|Manokwari||Mon 1:38 AM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm||S|
|Jayapura||Mon 1:38 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||SSE|
|Manado||Mon 12:38 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||SW|
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