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 = Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 2:46:00 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: 95%
|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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.18 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 30.8"||15.67 mi||West||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||North||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.7"||939.60 mi||West||0° 01' 45.1"||2.01 mi||North||939.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 42.9"||757.16 mi||East||0° 15' 27.4"||17.72 mi||North||756.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Punta Cana||Tue 10:46 PM||234 km||146 miles||127 nm||S|
|La Romana||Tue 10:46 PM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm||SSW|
|Puerto Plata||Tue 10:46 PM||258 km||161 miles||140 nm||WSW|
|Concepción de La Vega||Tue 10:46 PM||274 km||171 miles||148 nm||SW|
|Santiago de los Caballeros||Tue 10:46 PM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm||WSW|
|Santo Domingo||Tue 10:46 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||SW|
|Cockburn Town||Tue 9:46 PM||300 km||186 miles||162 nm||WNW|
|Mayagüez||Tue 10:46 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm||SSE|
|San Juan||Tue 10:46 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm||SE|
|Cockburn Harbour||Tue 9:46 PM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||WNW|
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