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 1:44:00 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: 61%
|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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.02 meters/second, 1609.3 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 868.9 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"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||South||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 23.4"||999.84 mi||West||0° 10' 54.4"||12.49 mi||South||1000.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 29.2"||765.01 mi||East||4° 31' 06.0"||310.46 mi||South||827.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 3:44 AM||3116 km||1936 miles||1683 nm||W|
|Hermosillo||Wed 6:44 AM||3202 km||1990 miles||1729 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 5:44 AM||3297 km||2049 miles||1780 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Wed 3:44 AM||3422 km||2127 miles||1848 nm||SW|
|Adamstown||Wed 5:44 AM||3460 km||2150 miles||1868 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Wed 3:44 AM||3472 km||2158 miles||1875 nm||WNW|
|Phoenix||Wed 6:44 AM||3518 km||2186 miles||1899 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 5:44 AM||3571 km||2219 miles||1928 nm||N|
|Mexico City||Wed 7:44 AM||3607 km||2241 miles||1947 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 5:44 AM||3627 km||2254 miles||1958 nm||NNE|
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