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 = Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 12:34:00 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: 48%
|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 Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.32 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 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' 32.6"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||North||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 42.1"||1005.04 mi||West||0° 11' 15.3"||12.89 mi||North||1005.04 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 43.9"||748.26 mi||East||4° 21' 36.4"||299.60 mi||North||804.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:34 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm||ESE|
|Acapulco||Wed 6:34 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:34 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:34 PM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Wed 6:34 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 6:34 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Wed 6:34 PM||1971 km||1224 miles||1064 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 6:34 PM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm||N|
|Managua||Wed 6:34 PM||2103 km||1307 miles||1136 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 6:34 PM||2130 km||1324 miles||1150 nm||NE|
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