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 1:32:00 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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.27 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 43.7"||1004.92 mi||West||0° 11' 13.8"||12.86 mi||North||1004.92 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 21.7"||747.72 mi||East||4° 20' 50.0"||298.71 mi||North||803.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Wed 7:32 PM||2420 km||1504 miles||1307 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 7:32 PM||2458 km||1528 miles||1327 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 6:32 PM||2522 km||1567 miles||1362 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 7:32 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Wed 7:32 PM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 6:32 PM||2974 km||1848 miles||1606 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 7:32 PM||3058 km||1900 miles||1651 nm||E|
|Guatemala||Wed 7:32 PM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Wed 7:32 PM||3269 km||2031 miles||1765 nm||ENE|
|Adamstown||Wed 5:32 PM||3401 km||2113 miles||1836 nm||SSW|
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