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 = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 7:06:00 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: 9%
|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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.01 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 25.4"||15.99 mi||West||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||North||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.6"||959.49 mi||West||0° 08' 43.2"||10.00 mi||North||959.88 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 33.8"||886.35 mi||East||3° 51' 40.3"||265.45 mi||North||932.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Sat 2:06 PM||63 km||39 miles||34 nm||SE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 2:06 PM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm||NNW|
|La Paz||Sat 3:06 PM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm||E|
|Cochabamba||Sat 3:06 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||ESE|
|Cobija||Sat 3:06 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Sat 2:06 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm||NW|
|Sucre||Sat 3:06 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 3:06 PM||796 km||494 miles||430 nm||NE|
|Riberalta||Sat 3:06 PM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm||NE|
|Antofagasta *||Sat 4:06 PM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm||S|
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