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 1:46:00 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: 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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.52 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 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' 32.9"||16.46 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||North||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 01.1"||987.50 mi||West||0° 09' 14.8"||10.60 mi||North||987.29 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 35.7"||737.07 mi||East||3° 25' 48.5"||235.79 mi||North||769.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa María Huatulco||Fri 7:46 PM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||NNE|
|Acapulco||Fri 7:46 PM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm||NNW|
|Oaxaca||Fri 7:46 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||NNE|
|Quetzaltenango||Fri 7:46 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm||ENE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Fri 7:46 PM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||NE|
|Puebla||Fri 7:46 PM||875 km||544 miles||473 nm||N|
|Mexico City||Fri 7:46 PM||918 km||570 miles||495 nm||N|
|Escuintla||Fri 7:46 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||ENE|
|Veracruz||Fri 7:46 PM||931 km||578 miles||503 nm||NNE|
|Ecatepec||Fri 7:46 PM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm||N|
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