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 2:32:00 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: 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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.15 meters/second, 1613.3 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' 48.7"||1002.35 mi||West||0° 11' 55.2"||13.65 mi||South||1002.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 44.8"||826.17 mi||East||4° 43' 30.5"||324.69 mi||South||885.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 6:32 AM||2713 km||1686 miles||1465 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:32 AM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm||SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 8:32 AM||3243 km||2015 miles||1751 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Fri 8:32 AM||3291 km||2045 miles||1777 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:32 AM||3666 km||2278 miles||1980 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 8:32 AM||3675 km||2283 miles||1984 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 4:32 AM||3727 km||2316 miles||2013 nm||WSW|
|San Salvador||Fri 8:32 AM||3752 km||2332 miles||2026 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 8:32 AM||3964 km||2463 miles||2140 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Fri 8:32 AM||3966 km||2464 miles||2141 nm||ENE|
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