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 2:22:00 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: 51%
|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 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 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' 31.8"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.8"||1004.75 mi||West||0° 11' 39.6"||13.35 mi||South||1004.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 10.2"||790.76 mi||East||4° 43' 52.1"||325.07 mi||South||854.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 6:22 AM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm||S|
|Papeete||Thu 4:22 AM||3198 km||1987 miles||1727 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:22 AM||3300 km||2051 miles||1782 nm||W|
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:22 AM||3525 km||2190 miles||1903 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Thu 8:22 AM||3684 km||2289 miles||1989 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 6:22 AM||3728 km||2316 miles||2013 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 9:22 AM||3731 km||2318 miles||2014 nm||SSE|
|Phoenix||Thu 7:22 AM||3887 km||2415 miles||2099 nm||NNE|
|Honolulu||Thu 4:22 AM||3935 km||2445 miles||2125 nm||NW|
|Las Vegas||Thu 6:22 AM||4039 km||2510 miles||2181 nm||NNE|
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