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 = Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 2:42:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 31.8"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||North||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 56.5"||1001.87 mi||West||0° 11' 19.9"||12.98 mi||North||1002.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 18.4"||759.85 mi||East||4° 32' 30.7"||312.07 mi||North||822.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 6:42 PM||2303 km||1431 miles||1244 nm||S|
|Papeete||Tue 4:42 PM||2957 km||1837 miles||1597 nm||WSW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 9:42 PM||3033 km||1884 miles||1638 nm||SSE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:42 PM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm||W|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:42 PM||3952 km||2456 miles||2134 nm||NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 8:42 PM||4043 km||2512 miles||2183 nm||E|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:42 PM||4056 km||2520 miles||2190 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 4:42 PM||4103 km||2550 miles||2216 nm||WSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 6:42 PM||4359 km||2708 miles||2354 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Tue 8:42 PM||4435 km||2756 miles||2395 nm||ENE|
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