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 = Monday, December 31, 2012 at 3:46:00 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: 90%
|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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 441.33 meters/second, 1588.8 kilometres/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.2"||16.45 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||South||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.2"||987.08 mi||West||0° 09' 32.6"||10.93 mi||South||987.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 30.6"||747.41 mi||East||4° 02' 43.5"||278.02 mi||South||801.66 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Tue 2:46 AM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Tue 2:46 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm||SSW|
|Kwajalein||Tue 3:46 AM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm||ESE|
|Weno||Tue 1:46 AM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Tue 3:46 AM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm||NE|
|Majuro||Tue 3:46 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm||ESE|
|Yaren||Tue 3:46 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||SSE|
|Hagåtña||Tue 1:46 AM||1723 km||1071 miles||931 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Tue 3:46 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||947 nm||SE|
|Honiara||Tue 2:46 AM||2265 km||1408 miles||1223 nm||S|
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