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 = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 5:16:00 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: 10%
|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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.19 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 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' 24.6"||15.93 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||South||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 39.8"||955.28 mi||West||0° 08' 14.2"||9.44 mi||South||954.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 31' 40.8"||963.03 mi||East||2° 45' 09.3"||189.31 mi||South||974.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 9:16 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm||SW|
|Easter Island *||Mon 12:16 PM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||SE|
|Papeete||Mon 7:16 AM||3162 km||1965 miles||1707 nm||W|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 11:16 AM||3743 km||2326 miles||2021 nm||ENE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 7:16 AM||4227 km||2627 miles||2282 nm||WSW|
|Mexico City||Mon 11:16 AM||4585 km||2849 miles||2476 nm||NNE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:16 AM||4598 km||2857 miles||2483 nm||WNW|
|Lima||Mon 12:16 PM||4637 km||2881 miles||2504 nm||E|
|Guatemala||Mon 11:16 AM||4722 km||2934 miles||2550 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Mon 11:16 AM||4753 km||2954 miles||2567 nm||NE|
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