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 9:22:00 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: 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 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.22 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 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"||15.74 mi||West||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||South||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.3"||944.17 mi||West||0° 03' 31.5"||4.04 mi||South||944.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 53.2"||754.59 mi||East||1° 49' 53.3"||125.97 mi||South||769.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:22 PM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm||W|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:22 AM||2661 km||1653 miles||1437 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:22 PM||2688 km||1670 miles||1452 nm||SW|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:22 AM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:22 AM||3078 km||1913 miles||1662 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:22 AM||3177 km||1974 miles||1715 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:22 AM||3211 km||1995 miles||1734 nm||NE|
|Seattle||Fri 1:22 AM||3498 km||2173 miles||1889 nm||NNE|
|Salt Lake City||Fri 2:22 AM||3585 km||2227 miles||1936 nm||NE|
|Vancouver||Fri 1:22 AM||3621 km||2250 miles||1955 nm||NNE|
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