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 1:26:00 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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.05 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 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"||16.55 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 18.4"||993.13 mi||West||0° 11' 36.7"||13.30 mi||South||992.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 14.6"||867.40 mi||East||4° 28' 15.3"||307.28 mi||South||915.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 7:26 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Sat 8:26 AM||1349 km||838 miles||729 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sat 8:26 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Sat 8:26 AM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 7:26 AM||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm||NNE|
|Panama||Sat 8:26 AM||2228 km||1385 miles||1203 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 7:26 AM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm||NNE|
|Bogota||Sat 8:26 AM||2299 km||1429 miles||1241 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 7:26 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm||N|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 7:26 AM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm||N|
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