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 8:52:00 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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 422.14 meters/second, 1519.7 kilometres/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.7"||15.74 mi||West||0° 00' 03.3"||0.07 mi||South||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.9"||944.00 mi||West||0° 03' 28.8"||3.99 mi||South||944.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 05.5"||754.67 mi||East||1° 48' 48.3"||124.73 mi||South||769.03 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Fri 12:52 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Fri 12:52 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 12:52 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Fri 12:52 AM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Fri 12:52 AM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Fri 12:52 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm||NE|
|Sacramento||Fri 12:52 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 1:52 AM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 12:52 AM||2537 km||1577 miles||1370 nm||NE|
|Honolulu||Thu 10:52 PM||2542 km||1579 miles||1372 nm||W|
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