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 1:02:00 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 01:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 449.30 meters/second, 1617.5 kilometres/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 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' 32.6"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||North||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 43.0"||1004.98 mi||West||0° 11' 14.6"||12.87 mi||North||1004.98 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 33.1"||748.00 mi||East||4° 21' 14.1"||299.17 mi||North||803.69 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Wed 7:02 PM||1890 km||1174 miles||1020 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 7:02 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 7:02 PM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 7:02 PM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm||E|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 7:02 PM||2262 km||1405 miles||1221 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 6:02 PM||2294 km||1425 miles||1239 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Wed 7:02 PM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Wed 7:02 PM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Wed 7:02 PM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 7:02 PM||2761 km||1716 miles||1491 nm||ENE|
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