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 = Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 12:26:00 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: 52%
|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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 31.8"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.3"||1004.62 mi||West||0° 11' 37.0"||13.30 mi||South||1004.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 13.1"||788.35 mi||East||4° 43' 18.3"||324.42 mi||South||852.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:26 AM||1155 km||717 miles||623 nm||ESE|
|Acapulco||Thu 6:26 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||891 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Thu 6:26 AM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm||NE|
|Santa Ana||Thu 6:26 AM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 6:26 AM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm||NE|
|Managua||Thu 6:26 AM||1853 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 6:26 AM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Thu 6:26 AM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Thu 6:26 AM||1935 km||1202 miles||1045 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Thu 6:26 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm||N|
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