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 = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 5:26:00 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: 4%
|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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.60 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 22.7"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||South||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 42.2"||938.30 mi||West||0° 05' 14.2"||6.00 mi||South||938.07 mi|
|24 hours||15° 09' 37.6"||989.30 mi||East||1° 24' 35.6"||96.99 mi||South||989.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Tue 12:26 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Tue 9:26 AM||2390 km||1485 miles||1290 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 11:26 AM||2842 km||1766 miles||1535 nm||NE|
|Lima||Tue 12:26 PM||3380 km||2101 miles||1825 nm||E|
|Quito||Tue 12:26 PM||3826 km||2378 miles||2066 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Tue 2:26 PM||3985 km||2476 miles||2152 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Tue 11:26 AM||4151 km||2579 miles||2241 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Tue 11:26 AM||4184 km||2600 miles||2259 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Tue 1:26 PM||4196 km||2607 miles||2266 nm||E|
|Guatemala||Tue 11:26 AM||4204 km||2612 miles||2270 nm||NNE|
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