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 2:36:00 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.32 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 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"||16.45 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||North||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 00.5"||987.05 mi||West||0° 09' 12.1"||10.54 mi||North||986.84 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 55.6"||737.12 mi||East||3° 24' 35.7"||234.41 mi||North||768.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta||Fri 8:36 PM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 8:36 PM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm||NE|
|Acapulco||Fri 8:36 PM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm||ENE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 7:36 PM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm||NNE|
|Leon||Fri 8:36 PM||1459 km||906 miles||788 nm||NE|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 8:36 PM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 8:36 PM||1539 km||957 miles||831 nm||NE|
|San Luis Potosi||Fri 8:36 PM||1592 km||989 miles||860 nm||NE|
|Veracruz||Fri 8:36 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 7:36 PM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm||N|
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