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 = Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 12:16:00 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: 30%
|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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 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' 29.3"||16.56 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||South||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 23.6"||993.75 mi||West||0° 11' 38.6"||13.33 mi||South||993.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 53.8"||865.17 mi||East||4° 29' 26.3"||308.63 mi||South||913.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pucallpa||Sat 7:16 AM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm||SW|
|Cruzeiro do Sul||Sat 8:16 AM||131 km||82 miles||71 nm||E|
|Trujillo||Sat 7:16 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||W|
|Lima||Sat 7:16 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm||SW|
|Callao||Sat 7:16 AM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm||SW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 7:16 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||SSE|
|Cobija||Sat 8:16 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 8:16 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm||ESE|
|Cuenca||Sat 7:16 AM||764 km||475 miles||412 nm||NW|
|Guayaquil||Sat 7:16 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm||NW|
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