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 2:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.12 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.1 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"||16.67 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||South||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 22.9"||1000.06 mi||West||0° 10' 56.0"||12.52 mi||South||1000.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 49.2"||765.57 mi||East||4° 31' 35.8"||311.03 mi||South||828.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:24 AM||2057 km||1278 miles||1111 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:24 AM||2616 km||1625 miles||1412 nm||NW|
|Papeete||Wed 4:24 AM||2846 km||1768 miles||1537 nm||SSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 6:24 AM||3587 km||2229 miles||1937 nm||SSE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 4:24 AM||3760 km||2336 miles||2030 nm||SW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:24 AM||3780 km||2349 miles||2041 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 6:24 AM||3904 km||2426 miles||2108 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 7:24 AM||3918 km||2434 miles||2116 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:24 AM||3931 km||2442 miles||2122 nm||WSW|
|Phoenix||Wed 7:24 AM||4133 km||2568 miles||2231 nm||NE|
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