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, December 5, 2012 at 12:34:00 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: 62%
|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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.1"||999.45 mi||West||0° 10' 51.6"||12.44 mi||South||999.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 55.4"||764.06 mi||East||4° 30' 12.9"||309.45 mi||South||826.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Wed 6:34 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 6:34 AM||1868 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 5:34 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 6:34 AM||2038 km||1266 miles||1100 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:34 AM||2051 km||1274 miles||1107 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Wed 6:34 AM||2275 km||1414 miles||1228 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:34 AM||2513 km||1562 miles||1357 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:34 AM||2581 km||1604 miles||1393 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:34 AM||2684 km||1668 miles||1449 nm||ESE|
|San Salvador||Wed 6:34 AM||2690 km||1672 miles||1453 nm||ENE|
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