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 8:32:00 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 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.12 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.9 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' 02.7"||0.05 mi||North||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 57.5"||930.55 mi||West||0° 02' 46.0"||3.17 mi||North||930.70 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 14.5"||968.62 mi||East||1° 47' 15.7"||122.97 mi||North||981.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 12:32 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm||WSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 3:32 PM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm||ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 10:32 AM||2945 km||1830 miles||1590 nm||W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 10:32 AM||3950 km||2454 miles||2133 nm||W|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 2:32 PM||4115 km||2557 miles||2222 nm||ENE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 10:32 AM||4607 km||2862 miles||2487 nm||WNW|
|Lima||Thu 3:32 PM||4853 km||3015 miles||2620 nm||E|
|Alofi||Thu 9:32 AM||5033 km||3128 miles||2718 nm||W|
|Mexico City||Thu 2:32 PM||5062 km||3145 miles||2733 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 2:32 PM||5174 km||3215 miles||2794 nm||NE|
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