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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 12:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 25' North, Longitude: 112° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.85 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miSouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.1"999.45 miWest0° 10' 51.6"12.44 miSouth999.70 mi
24 hours11° 06' 55.4"764.06 miEast4° 30' 12.9"309.45 miSouth826.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 6:34 AM1807 km1123 miles975 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 6:34 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 5:34 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 6:34 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:34 AM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzWed 6:34 AM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:34 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 6:34 AM2581 km1604 miles1393 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:34 AM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorWed 6:34 AM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmEast-northeast ENE

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