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 3:08:00 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 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.7"||1002.19 mi||West||0° 11' 55.1"||13.65 mi||South||1002.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 41.9"||827.16 mi||East||4° 43' 18.4"||324.46 mi||South||885.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 7:08 AM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm||S|
|Papeete||Fri 5:08 AM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm||SW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 10:08 AM||3256 km||2023 miles||1758 nm||SE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:08 AM||3383 km||2102 miles||1827 nm||W|
|Mexico City||Fri 9:08 AM||3984 km||2476 miles||2151 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 8:08 AM||3989 km||2479 miles||2154 nm||NNE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:08 AM||4028 km||2503 miles||2175 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 9:08 AM||4210 km||2616 miles||2273 nm||E|
|Los Angeles||Fri 7:08 AM||4245 km||2638 miles||2292 nm||NNE|
|Honolulu||Fri 5:08 AM||4298 km||2670 miles||2320 nm||NW|
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