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 2:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.17 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 22.7"||1000.17 mi||West||0° 10' 56.7"||12.54 mi||South||1000.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 59.6"||765.85 mi||East||4° 31' 50.4"||311.31 mi||South||828.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:44 AM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:44 AM||2247 km||1396 miles||1213 nm||NW|
|Papeete||Wed 4:44 AM||2673 km||1661 miles||1443 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:44 AM||3451 km||2144 miles||1863 nm||WSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 4:44 AM||3465 km||2153 miles||1871 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:44 AM||3650 km||2268 miles||1971 nm||W|
|Adamstown||Wed 6:44 AM||3761 km||2337 miles||2031 nm||SSE|
|Apia *||Thu 4:44 AM||3761 km||2337 miles||2031 nm||SW|
|Alofi||Wed 3:44 AM||3961 km||2461 miles||2139 nm||SW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:44 AM||4091 km||2542 miles||2209 nm||NE|
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