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 12:26:00 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.29 meters/second, 1599.4 km/hour, 993.8 miles/hour or 863.6 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||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 22.8"||993.66 mi||West||0° 11' 38.3"||13.33 mi||South||993.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 13.7"||865.49 mi||East||4° 29' 16.2"||308.44 mi||South||913.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pucallpa||Sat 7:26 AM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||ESE|
|Loja||Sat 7:26 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||NW|
|Lima||Sat 7:26 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||S|
|Guayaquil||Sat 7:26 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||NW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 7:26 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||SSE|
|Quito||Sat 7:26 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||NNW|
|Portoviejo||Sat 7:26 AM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm||NNW|
|Cobija||Sat 8:26 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 8:26 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||ESE|
|Florencia||Sat 7:26 AM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm||N|
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