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 7:44:00 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).
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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.24 meters/second, 1545.3 km/hour, 960.2 miles/hour or 834.4 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' 25.5"||16.00 mi||West||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||North||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 37.2"||959.99 mi||West||0° 08' 46.8"||10.06 mi||North||960.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 05.4"||885.12 mi||East||3° 52' 48.4"||266.75 mi||North||931.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sat 2:44 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 2:44 PM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm||ENE|
|La Paz||Sat 3:44 PM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 2:44 PM||1515 km||941 miles||818 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 3:44 PM||1575 km||978 miles||850 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Sat 3:44 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Sat 2:44 PM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:44 PM||1903 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||NNW|
|Santiago *||Sat 4:44 PM||2210 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||SSE|
|Bogota||Sat 2:44 PM||2389 km||1485 miles||1290 nm||NNE|
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