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 9:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 49.6"||944.35 mi||West||0° 03' 34.3"||4.10 mi||South||944.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 40.9"||754.51 mi||East||1° 50' 58.1"||127.21 mi||South||769.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:52 PM||1039 km||646 miles||561 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:52 PM||2233 km||1388 miles||1206 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Thu 10:52 PM||3118 km||1938 miles||1684 nm||WNW|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:52 AM||3173 km||1971 miles||1713 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:52 AM||3329 km||2069 miles||1798 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:52 AM||3674 km||2283 miles||1984 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:52 PM||3789 km||2355 miles||2046 nm||WSW|
|Seattle||Fri 1:52 AM||3854 km||2395 miles||2081 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:52 AM||3857 km||2397 miles||2083 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:52 AM||3875 km||2408 miles||2092 nm||ENE|
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