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 3:32:00 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: 29%
|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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.53 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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' 29.1"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 08.6"||991.97 mi||West||0° 11' 33.1"||13.23 mi||South||991.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 43' 31.8"||871.44 mi||East||4° 26' 00.8"||304.72 mi||South||917.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 7:32 AM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 10:32 AM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm||SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 5:32 AM||3247 km||2017 miles||1753 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 9:32 AM||3592 km||2232 miles||1940 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Sat 9:32 AM||3889 km||2417 miles||2100 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:32 AM||4162 km||2586 miles||2247 nm||WNW|
|Guatemala||Sat 9:32 AM||4215 km||2619 miles||2276 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 8:32 AM||4260 km||2647 miles||2300 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 9:32 AM||4280 km||2659 miles||2311 nm||NE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 5:32 AM||4387 km||2726 miles||2369 nm||WSW|
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