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 = Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 12:52:00 AM.
= 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: 38%
|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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 449.09 meters/second, 1616.7 kilometres/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 31.7"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||North||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.1"||1004.51 mi||West||0° 11' 39.3"||13.35 mi||North||1004.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 59.5"||766.20 mi||East||4° 35' 54.5"||315.95 mi||North||828.98 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Tue 4:52 PM||2862 km||1778 miles||1545 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Tue 7:52 PM||2942 km||1828 miles||1589 nm||SSE|
|Mexico City||Tue 6:52 PM||3151 km||1958 miles||1701 nm||NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 6:52 PM||3187 km||1980 miles||1721 nm||E|
|Hermosillo||Tue 5:52 PM||3517 km||2186 miles||1899 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 6:52 PM||3557 km||2210 miles||1921 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Tue 6:52 PM||3639 km||2261 miles||1965 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Tue 2:52 PM||3837 km||2384 miles||2072 nm||WSW|
|Tegucigalpa||Tue 6:52 PM||3852 km||2394 miles||2080 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Tue 6:52 PM||3861 km||2399 miles||2085 nm||ENE|
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