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 8:14:00 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: 96%
|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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||North||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.0"||938.64 mi||West||0° 01' 13.8"||1.41 mi||North||938.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 49.2"||757.65 mi||East||0° 02' 42.7"||3.11 mi||North||757.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 10:14 PM||1054 km||655 miles||569 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:14 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1263 nm||SSW|
|San Francisco||Wed 12:14 AM||3080 km||1914 miles||1663 nm||NE|
|Midway||Tue 9:14 PM||3106 km||1930 miles||1677 nm||WNW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 12:14 AM||3248 km||2018 miles||1754 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 12:14 AM||3590 km||2231 miles||1939 nm||NE|
|Seattle||Wed 12:14 AM||3750 km||2330 miles||2025 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Wed 1:14 AM||3780 km||2349 miles||2041 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:14 AM||3810 km||2367 miles||2057 nm||ENE|
|Vancouver||Wed 12:14 AM||3841 km||2387 miles||2074 nm||NNE|
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