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 = Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 1:16:00 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: 20%
|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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 437.08 meters/second, 1573.5 kilometres/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.2"||16.29 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 17.3"||977.48 mi||West||0° 10' 34.4"||12.11 mi||South||977.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 54.1"||913.94 mi||East||3° 53' 29.3"||267.53 mi||South||945.19 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huancayo||Sun 8:16 AM||54 km||34 miles||29 nm||E|
|Lima||Sun 8:16 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm||W|
|Callao||Sun 8:16 AM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm||W|
|Ica||Sun 8:16 AM||212 km||131 miles||114 nm||S|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sun 8:16 AM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm||ESE|
|Trujillo||Sun 8:16 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm||NW|
|Arequipa||Sun 8:16 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 9:16 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||ENE|
|La Paz||Sun 9:16 AM||947 km||589 miles||512 nm||ESE|
|Iquitos||Sun 8:16 AM||968 km||601 miles||522 nm||NNE|
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