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 = Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 68%
|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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.80 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 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' 32.9"||16.47 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||North||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 01.8"||988.12 mi||West||0° 09' 18.7"||10.67 mi||North||987.92 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 08.6"||737.02 mi||East||3° 27' 29.5"||237.72 mi||North||769.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Andrés||Fri 7:36 PM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||N|
|Limón||Fri 6:36 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm||SW|
|Colón||Fri 7:36 PM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm||SE|
|San Jose||Fri 6:36 PM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm||WSW|
|David||Fri 7:36 PM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm||SSW|
|Alajuela||Fri 6:36 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm||WSW|
|Panama||Fri 7:36 PM||321 km||199 miles||173 nm||SE|
|Santiago de Veraguas||Fri 7:36 PM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm||SSE|
|Puerto Cabezas||Fri 6:36 PM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm||NNW|
|Liberia||Fri 6:36 PM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm||W|
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