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 = Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 1:34:00 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: 71%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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"||16.49 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||South||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.8"||989.37 mi||West||0° 09' 46.3"||11.19 mi||South||989.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 07.7"||749.76 mi||East||4° 08' 12.6"||284.30 mi||South||805.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 3:34 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 3:34 AM||2425 km||1507 miles||1309 nm||WNW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 5:34 AM||3317 km||2061 miles||1791 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Tue 3:34 AM||3330 km||2069 miles||1798 nm||SSW|
|San Francisco||Tue 5:34 AM||3422 km||2126 miles||1847 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 6:34 AM||3510 km||2181 miles||1895 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 5:34 AM||3679 km||2286 miles||1987 nm||NE|
|Phoenix||Tue 6:34 AM||3694 km||2296 miles||1995 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Tue 5:34 AM||4018 km||2497 miles||2169 nm||SSE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 3:34 AM||4218 km||2621 miles||2278 nm||SW|
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