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 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: 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 427.26 meters/second, 1538.1 kilometres/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 15.2"||955.49 mi||West||0° 05' 45.4"||6.60 mi||South||955.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 51.2"||750.04 mi||East||2° 40' 35.8"||184.05 mi||South||777.52 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 12:12 AM||1779 km||1106 miles||961 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 12:12 AM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm||SW|
|San Francisco||Sat 2:12 AM||2862 km||1778 miles||1545 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 2:12 AM||2899 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 2:12 AM||3260 km||2026 miles||1760 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 3:12 AM||3317 km||2061 miles||1791 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 3:12 AM||3375 km||2097 miles||1822 nm||NE|
|Seattle||Sat 2:12 AM||3712 km||2307 miles||2005 nm||NNE|
|Salt Lake City||Sat 3:12 AM||3776 km||2346 miles||2039 nm||NE|
|Vancouver||Sat 2:12 AM||3837 km||2384 miles||2072 nm||NNE|
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