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 3:22:00 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 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.9"||1002.13 mi||West||0° 11' 55.1"||13.65 mi||South||1002.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 04.2"||827.55 mi||East||4° 43' 13.6"||324.37 mi||South||886.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 7:22 AM||2402 km||1493 miles||1297 nm||S|
|Papeete||Fri 5:22 AM||2583 km||1605 miles||1395 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:22 AM||3013 km||1873 miles||1627 nm||W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 10:22 AM||3477 km||2161 miles||1877 nm||SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:22 AM||3711 km||2306 miles||2004 nm||SW|
|Honolulu||Fri 5:22 AM||4023 km||2500 miles||2172 nm||NW|
|Hermosillo||Fri 8:22 AM||4167 km||2589 miles||2250 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Fri 9:22 AM||4281 km||2660 miles||2312 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 7:22 AM||4344 km||2699 miles||2346 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 8:22 AM||4524 km||2811 miles||2443 nm||NNE|
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