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 2:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.64 meters/second, 1571.9 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.8 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' 27.2"||16.28 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.1"||976.49 mi||West||0° 10' 29.5"||12.02 mi||South||976.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 50.2"||916.45 mi||East||3° 50' 58.8"||264.67 mi||South||946.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 8:34 AM||1380 km||857 miles||745 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sun 9:34 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sun 9:34 AM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 9:34 AM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:34 AM||2247 km||1396 miles||1214 nm||SW|
|San Jose||Sun 8:34 AM||2723 km||1692 miles||1470 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Sun 8:34 AM||2861 km||1778 miles||1545 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Sun 10:34 AM||2876 km||1787 miles||1553 nm||ESE|
|Panama||Sun 9:34 AM||2886 km||1793 miles||1558 nm||NE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 10:34 AM||2923 km||1816 miles||1578 nm||E|
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