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 2:28:00 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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 30.7"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.8"||1002.37 mi||West||0° 11' 55.2"||13.65 mi||South||1002.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 38.4"||826.06 mi||East||4° 43' 31.8"||324.71 mi||South||884.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 6:28 AM||2762 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:28 AM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 8:28 AM||3135 km||1948 miles||1693 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Fri 8:28 AM||3222 km||2002 miles||1740 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 8:28 AM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:28 AM||3643 km||2264 miles||1967 nm||N|
|San Salvador||Fri 8:28 AM||3659 km||2274 miles||1976 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 4:28 AM||3824 km||2376 miles||2065 nm||WSW|
|Managua||Fri 8:28 AM||3869 km||2404 miles||2089 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 8:28 AM||3870 km||2405 miles||2090 nm||ENE|
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