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 1:54:00 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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.43 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 26.9"||989.55 mi||West||0° 09' 47.3"||11.21 mi||South||989.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 08.8"||749.91 mi||East||4° 08' 35.3"||284.73 mi||South||806.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 3:54 AM||1836 km||1141 miles||992 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 3:54 AM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm||NW|
|Papeete||Tue 3:54 AM||3163 km||1965 miles||1708 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 5:54 AM||3645 km||2265 miles||1968 nm||NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 5:54 AM||3675 km||2284 miles||1984 nm||NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 2:54 AM||3804 km||2364 miles||2054 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 1:54 AM||3867 km||2403 miles||2088 nm||WSW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 6:54 AM||3931 km||2443 miles||2123 nm||NE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 3:54 AM||3941 km||2449 miles||2128 nm||SSW|
|Las Vegas||Tue 5:54 AM||4009 km||2491 miles||2165 nm||NE|
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