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 = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 4:12:00 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: 100%
|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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 04:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.44 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 30.7"||15.71 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||South||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.8"||942.44 mi||West||0° 03' 02.2"||3.48 mi||South||942.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 53.5"||755.42 mi||East||1° 38' 36.3"||113.04 mi||South||767.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Juan||Fri 12:12 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||S|
|Caguas||Fri 12:12 AM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm||S|
|Charlotte Amalie||Fri 12:12 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm||SSE|
|Road Town||Fri 12:12 AM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm||SSE|
|Cruz Bay||Fri 12:12 AM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm||SSE|
|Spanish Town||Fri 12:12 AM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm||SE|
|Arroyo||Fri 12:12 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||S|
|Ponce||Fri 12:12 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm||SSW|
|Mayagüez||Fri 12:12 AM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm||SW|
|Christiansted||Fri 12:12 AM||290 km||180 miles||156 nm||SSE|
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