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 = Friday, December 21, 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: 58%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.67 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 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' 33.1"||16.65 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 05.1"||999.07 mi||West||0° 10' 27.2"||11.97 mi||North||998.96 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 45.6"||738.96 mi||East||3° 58' 24.1"||273.07 mi||North||784.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Salvador||Thu 6:34 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm||NNE|
|Santa Ana||Thu 6:34 PM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||NNE|
|Escuintla||Thu 6:34 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||N|
|San Miguel||Thu 6:34 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Thu 6:34 PM||846 km||525 miles||457 nm||NE|
|Masaya||Thu 6:34 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 6:34 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:34 PM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm||SSE|
|San Jose||Thu 6:34 PM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 6:34 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm||NNE|
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