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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 31, 2012 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' North, Longitude: 89° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.41 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.38 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.0"982.77 miWest0° 09' 06.7"10.44 miSouth983.11 mi
24 hours11° 02' 27.7"746.46 miEast3° 53' 42.3"267.71 miSouth797.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San VicenteMon 2:10 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 2:10 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth N
San MiguelMon 2:10 AM171 km107 miles93 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaMon 2:10 AM201 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeónMon 2:10 AM243 km151 miles131 nmEast E
TegucigalpaMon 2:10 AM292 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
EscuintlaMon 2:10 AM293 km182 miles158 nmNorthwest NW
GuatemalaMon 2:10 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManaguaMon 2:10 AM310 km193 miles167 nmEast E
MasayaMon 2:10 AM329 km204 miles178 nmEast E

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