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 10:20:00 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.29 meters/second, 1538.2 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 15.3"||955.56 mi||West||0° 05' 46.0"||6.61 mi||South||955.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 47.0"||750.02 mi||East||2° 40' 50.9"||184.35 mi||South||777.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 12:20 AM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 12:20 AM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||SW|
|San Francisco||Sat 2:20 AM||2987 km||1856 miles||1613 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 2:20 AM||3053 km||1897 miles||1649 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 2:20 AM||3412 km||2120 miles||1842 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 3:20 AM||3500 km||2175 miles||1890 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 3:20 AM||3543 km||2201 miles||1913 nm||NE|
|Midway||Fri 11:20 PM||3667 km||2279 miles||1980 nm||WNW|
|Seattle||Sat 2:20 AM||3799 km||2360 miles||2051 nm||NNE|
|Vancouver||Sat 2:20 AM||3915 km||2433 miles||2114 nm||NNE|
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