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 1:52:00 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: 49%
|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 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 kilometres/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 44.1"||1004.87 mi||West||0° 11' 13.2"||12.85 mi||North||1004.87 mi|
|24 hours||10° 49' 14.2"||747.54 mi||East||4° 20' 33.7"||298.40 mi||North||802.92 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mexico City||Wed 7:52 PM||3061 km||1902 miles||1653 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 6:52 PM||3116 km||1936 miles||1682 nm||NNE|
|Adamstown||Wed 5:52 PM||3222 km||2002 miles||1740 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 5:52 PM||3470 km||2156 miles||1874 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Wed 6:52 PM||3530 km||2193 miles||1906 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 8:52 PM||3570 km||2218 miles||1927 nm||SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 7:52 PM||3594 km||2233 miles||1941 nm||E|
|Guatemala||Wed 7:52 PM||3658 km||2273 miles||1975 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 5:52 PM||3744 km||2326 miles||2022 nm||N|
|San Salvador||Wed 7:52 PM||3767 km||2341 miles||2034 nm||ENE|
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