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 = Friday, December 14, 2012 at 6:20:00 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: 3%
|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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 23.2"||15.69 mi||West||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||North||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 18.9"||941.22 mi||West||0° 05' 55.2"||6.79 mi||North||941.52 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 19.5"||933.60 mi||East||2° 55' 14.8"||200.87 mi||North||962.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 1:20 PM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 1:20 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||NNE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:20 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Fri 1:20 PM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||NNW|
|Sucre||Fri 2:20 PM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 2:20 PM||1269 km||788 miles||685 nm||NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 3:20 PM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:20 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:20 PM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||NNW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:20 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||ESE|
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