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 2:08:00 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: 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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.88 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 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||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 15.2"||992.75 mi||West||0° 11' 35.5"||13.28 mi||South||992.60 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 39.9"||868.74 mi||East||4° 27' 31.5"||306.45 mi||South||915.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 8:08 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 9:08 AM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm||SSW|
|Guayaquil||Sat 9:08 AM||2410 km||1498 miles||1301 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Sat 9:08 AM||2624 km||1630 miles||1417 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Sat 9:08 AM||2657 km||1651 miles||1435 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Sat 8:08 AM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 8:08 AM||2711 km||1685 miles||1464 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 8:08 AM||2735 km||1699 miles||1477 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sat 8:08 AM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 8:08 AM||2860 km||1777 miles||1544 nm||NNE|
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