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 8:42:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 421.56 meters/second, 1517.6 kilometres/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 23.4"||15.72 mi||West||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||North||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 30.3"||942.75 mi||West||0° 06' 13.6"||7.14 mi||North||943.07 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 09.7"||929.28 mi||East||3° 01' 38.9"||208.19 mi||North||959.99 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Fri 3:42 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Fri 12:42 PM||2270 km||1410 miles||1226 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 2:42 PM||2910 km||1808 miles||1571 nm||NE|
|Lima||Fri 3:42 PM||3523 km||2189 miles||1902 nm||E|
|Quito||Fri 3:42 PM||3927 km||2440 miles||2120 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Fri 5:42 PM||4153 km||2581 miles||2243 nm||ESE|
|San Jose||Fri 2:42 PM||4201 km||2611 miles||2269 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 2:42 PM||4205 km||2613 miles||2270 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 2:42 PM||4218 km||2621 miles||2278 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Fri 2:42 PM||4243 km||2636 miles||2291 nm||NE|
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