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 = Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 4:22:00 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: 99%
|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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 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' 30.6"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||South||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.8"||937.84 mi||West||0° 00' 43.7"||0.84 mi||South||937.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 32.4"||757.92 mi||East||0° 44' 22.8"||50.88 mi||South||761.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Clara||Wed 11:22 PM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm||N|
|Camagüey||Wed 11:22 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm||ENE|
|George Town (Cayman)||Wed 11:22 PM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||SW|
|Montego Bay||Wed 11:22 PM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm||SE|
|Havana||Wed 11:22 PM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm||NW|
|Holguín||Wed 11:22 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||E|
|Pinar del Río||Wed 11:22 PM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm||WNW|
|May Pen||Wed 11:22 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||SE|
|Santiago de Cuba||Wed 11:22 PM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm||ESE|
|Key West||Wed 11:22 PM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm||NNW|
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