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 = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 7:42:00 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: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 19:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 416.01 meters/second, 1497.6 kilometres/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 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' 21.8"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 55.4"||930.29 mi||West||0° 02' 38.3"||3.02 mi||North||930.43 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 29.2"||969.73 mi||East||1° 44' 22.6"||119.66 mi||North||982.41 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 2:42 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Thu 11:42 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1158 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 1:42 PM||3090 km||1920 miles||1669 nm||NE|
|Lima||Thu 2:42 PM||3614 km||2246 miles||1952 nm||E|
|Quito||Thu 2:42 PM||4079 km||2534 miles||2202 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Thu 4:42 PM||4105 km||2551 miles||2217 nm||ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 9:42 AM||4193 km||2605 miles||2264 nm||W|
|San Jose||Thu 1:42 PM||4393 km||2730 miles||2372 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Thu 3:42 PM||4406 km||2738 miles||2379 nm||E|
|San Salvador||Thu 1:42 PM||4410 km||2740 miles||2381 nm||NNE|
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