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 7:44:00 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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.01 meters/second, 1497.6 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 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' 21.8"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 55.5"||930.31 mi||West||0° 02' 38.6"||3.03 mi||North||930.44 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 26.3"||969.69 mi||East||1° 44' 29.6"||119.80 mi||North||982.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 2:44 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Thu 11:44 AM||2096 km||1303 miles||1132 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 1:44 PM||3127 km||1943 miles||1689 nm||NE|
|Lima||Thu 2:44 PM||3663 km||2276 miles||1978 nm||E|
|Quito||Thu 2:44 PM||4122 km||2561 miles||2226 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Thu 9:44 AM||4143 km||2574 miles||2237 nm||W|
|Santiago *||Thu 4:44 PM||4149 km||2578 miles||2240 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Thu 1:44 PM||4426 km||2750 miles||2390 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 1:44 PM||4436 km||2757 miles||2395 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 1:44 PM||4450 km||2765 miles||2403 nm||NNE|
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