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 8:34:00 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: 89%
|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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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' 32.4"||16.50 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||South||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.1"||989.65 mi||West||0° 09' 48.0"||11.23 mi||South||989.97 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 39.1"||748.32 mi||East||4° 07' 56.3"||283.98 mi||South||804.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Blair||Tue 2:04 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||NE|
|Banda Aceh||Tue 3:34 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||SE|
|Yangon||Tue 3:04 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm||NE|
|Kalmunai||Tue 2:04 AM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||WSW|
|Bangkok||Tue 3:34 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||ENE|
|Visakhapatnam||Tue 2:04 AM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm||NW|
|Medan||Tue 3:34 AM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm||SE|
|Chennai||Tue 2:04 AM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm||WNW|
|Naypyidaw||Tue 3:04 AM||1203 km||747 miles||649 nm||NNE|
|Bhubaneshwar||Tue 2:04 AM||1218 km||757 miles||657 nm||NNW|
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