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 = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 2:18:00 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: 40%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.18 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 30.8"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.4"||1002.41 mi||West||0° 11' 55.2"||13.65 mi||South||1002.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 22.7"||825.78 mi||East||4° 43' 34.9"||324.77 mi||South||884.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:18 AM||2723 km||1692 miles||1470 nm||SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 8:18 AM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm||E|
|Adamstown||Fri 6:18 AM||2899 km||1802 miles||1565 nm||SSW|
|Mexico City||Fri 8:18 AM||3059 km||1901 miles||1652 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 8:18 AM||3362 km||2089 miles||1816 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 8:18 AM||3430 km||2131 miles||1852 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:18 AM||3597 km||2235 miles||1942 nm||N|
|Managua||Fri 8:18 AM||3629 km||2255 miles||1959 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 8:18 AM||3638 km||2261 miles||1965 nm||ENE|
|Belmopan||Fri 8:18 AM||3683 km||2289 miles||1989 nm||NE|
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