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 = Saturday, December 29, 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.06 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 31.1"||15.92 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||South||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.1"||955.04 mi||West||0° 05' 41.2"||6.52 mi||South||955.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 17.7"||750.20 mi||East||2° 39' 00.2"||182.23 mi||South||777.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sat 1:22 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Sat 1:22 AM||2021 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 1:22 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Sat 1:22 AM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 2:22 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm||NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Sat 1:22 AM||2252 km||1400 miles||1216 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Sat 1:22 AM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||NNE|
|Sacramento||Sat 1:22 AM||2394 km||1488 miles||1293 nm||NNE|
|Phoenix||Sat 2:22 AM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 1:22 AM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||NNE|
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