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 12:46:00 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 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.64 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 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' 05.2"||999.00 mi||West||0° 10' 26.7"||11.96 mi||North||998.88 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 46.2"||738.91 mi||East||3° 58' 10.5"||272.81 mi||North||784.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Escuintla||Thu 6:46 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 6:46 PM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm||NNE|
|San Salvador||Thu 6:46 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm||NE|
|Santa Ana||Thu 6:46 PM||965 km||599 miles||521 nm||NE|
|Santa María Huatulco||Thu 6:46 PM||987 km||614 miles||533 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:46 PM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm||SSE|
|Managua||Thu 6:46 PM||1100 km||684 miles||594 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 6:46 PM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm||NE|
|Acapulco||Thu 6:46 PM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm||NNW|
|San Jose||Thu 6:46 PM||1229 km||763 miles||663 nm||ENE|
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