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 = Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 3:46:00 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).
The Moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.49 meters/second, 1495.8 kilometres/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 21.6"||15.49 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||South||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 40.5"||929.10 mi||West||0° 01' 50.9"||2.12 mi||South||929.01 mi|
|24 hours||15° 21' 12.7"||993.25 mi||East||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||North||993.26 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Wed 12:46 PM||171 km||106 miles||92 nm||WNW|
|Antofagasta *||Wed 12:46 PM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm||SSW|
|Sucre||Wed 11:46 AM||398 km||248 miles||215 nm||ENE|
|Cochabamba||Wed 11:46 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 11:46 AM||471 km||293 miles||255 nm||N|
|Salta||Wed 12:46 PM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm||SE|
|Arequipa||Wed 10:46 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NNW|
|Santa Cruz||Wed 11:46 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||ENE|
|Tucumán||Wed 12:46 PM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm||SSE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Wed 10:46 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||NNW|
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