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 10:12:00 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.35 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 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"||15.75 mi||West||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||South||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.0"||944.48 mi||West||0° 03' 36.2"||4.13 mi||South||944.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 32.7"||754.45 mi||East||1° 51' 41.3"||128.03 mi||South||769.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Fri 12:12 AM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm||W|
|Wailuku||Fri 12:12 AM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm||WNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:12 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:12 AM||2046 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Thu 11:12 PM||2656 km||1650 miles||1434 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:12 PM||3370 km||2094 miles||1820 nm||SW|
|San Francisco||Fri 2:12 AM||3549 km||2205 miles||1916 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 2:12 AM||3755 km||2333 miles||2027 nm||ENE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:12 PM||3805 km||2364 miles||2054 nm||SSW|
|Unalaska||Fri 1:12 AM||3955 km||2457 miles||2135 nm||NNW|
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