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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 5:22:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 82° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.61 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.72 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.5"942.81 miWest0° 03' 08.9"3.61 miSouth942.97 mi
24 hours11° 37' 27.5"755.24 miEast1° 41' 10.3"115.98 miSouth767.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Fri 12:22 AM166 km103 miles89 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pinar del RíoFri 12:22 AM277 km172 miles149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HavanaFri 12:22 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNorth N
Santa ClaraFri 12:22 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNortheast NE
CancúnThu 11:22 PM448 km279 miles242 nmWest-northwest WNW
Playa del CarmenThu 11:22 PM460 km286 miles249 nmWest W
Key WestFri 12:22 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
CamagüeyFri 12:22 AM518 km322 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
Montego BayFri 12:22 AM534 km332 miles288 nmEast-southeast ESE
San PedroThu 11:22 PM604 km376 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW

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