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 2:24:00 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: 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 14:24:00 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' 11.6"||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' 12.3"||790.80 mi||East||4° 43' 52.5"||325.08 mi||South||855.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 6:24 AM||2953 km||1835 miles||1595 nm||S|
|Papeete||Thu 4:24 AM||3158 km||1962 miles||1705 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:24 AM||3246 km||2017 miles||1753 nm||W|
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:24 AM||3551 km||2207 miles||1918 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Thu 8:24 AM||3729 km||2317 miles||2013 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 6:24 AM||3742 km||2325 miles||2020 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 9:24 AM||3758 km||2335 miles||2029 nm||SSE|
|Honolulu||Thu 4:24 AM||3892 km||2419 miles||2102 nm||NW|
|Phoenix||Thu 7:24 AM||3909 km||2429 miles||2111 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 6:24 AM||4053 km||2519 miles||2189 nm||N|
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