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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.34 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 31.3"||15.93 mi||West||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||South||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.6"||955.67 mi||West||0° 05' 47.1"||6.63 mi||South||955.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 40.5"||749.98 mi||East||2° 41' 13.8"||184.78 mi||South||777.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 12:32 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 12:32 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||SW|
|San Francisco||Sat 2:32 AM||3187 km||1980 miles||1721 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 2:32 AM||3292 km||2046 miles||1778 nm||NE|
|Midway||Fri 11:32 PM||3389 km||2106 miles||1830 nm||WNW|
|Las Vegas||Sat 2:32 AM||3646 km||2266 miles||1969 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 3:32 AM||3777 km||2347 miles||2040 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 3:32 AM||3798 km||2360 miles||2051 nm||ENE|
|Baker Island||Fri 10:32 PM||3861 km||2399 miles||2085 nm||WSW|
|Seattle||Sat 2:32 AM||3939 km||2447 miles||2127 nm||NNE|
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