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 9:52:00 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: 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.18 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 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"||15.93 mi||West||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||South||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.7"||955.31 mi||West||0° 05' 43.7"||6.57 mi||South||955.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 01.7"||750.10 mi||East||2° 39' 57.5"||183.33 mi||South||777.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 11:52 PM||2277 km||1415 miles||1229 nm||WNW|
|Tijuana||Sat 1:52 AM||2522 km||1567 miles||1362 nm||NE|
|San Diego||Sat 1:52 AM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 1:52 AM||2534 km||1575 miles||1368 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 1:52 AM||2570 km||1597 miles||1388 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Sat 1:52 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali||Sat 1:52 AM||2652 km||1648 miles||1432 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 2:52 AM||2865 km||1780 miles||1547 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 1:52 AM||2899 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 11:52 PM||2900 km||1802 miles||1566 nm||SW|
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