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 2:32:00 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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.22 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' 51.5"||1004.76 mi||West||0° 11' 39.8"||13.36 mi||South||1004.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 20.6"||790.97 mi||East||4° 43' 54.8"||325.12 mi||South||855.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 6:32 AM||2943 km||1829 miles||1589 nm||S|
|Papeete||Thu 4:32 AM||3001 km||1865 miles||1620 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:32 AM||3031 km||1883 miles||1636 nm||W|
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:32 AM||3663 km||2276 miles||1978 nm||NNE|
|Honolulu||Thu 4:32 AM||3722 km||2313 miles||2010 nm||NW|
|Los Angeles||Thu 6:32 AM||3805 km||2364 miles||2055 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 9:32 AM||3871 km||2405 miles||2090 nm||SSE|
|Mexico City||Thu 8:32 AM||3911 km||2430 miles||2112 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Thu 7:32 AM||4002 km||2487 miles||2161 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 6:32 AM||4090 km||2541 miles||2208 nm||N|
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