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 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: 59%
|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 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.46 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 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"||16.64 mi||West||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||North||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 05.6"||998.59 mi||West||0° 10' 23.8"||11.91 mi||North||998.47 mi|
|24 hours||10° 45' 50.1"||738.68 mi||East||3° 56' 55.1"||271.37 mi||North||783.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Thu 7:52 PM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Thu 7:52 PM||1694 km||1053 miles||915 nm||NNE|
|Leon||Thu 7:52 PM||1829 km||1136 miles||987 nm||NNE|
|Mazatlan||Thu 6:52 PM||1834 km||1140 miles||990 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Thu 7:52 PM||1853 km||1151 miles||1000 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes||Thu 7:52 PM||1866 km||1159 miles||1007 nm||NNE|
|San Luis Potosi||Thu 7:52 PM||1964 km||1220 miles||1061 nm||NNE|
|Veracruz||Thu 7:52 PM||2072 km||1288 miles||1119 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 7:52 PM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 6:52 PM||2422 km||1505 miles||1308 nm||N|
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