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 = Monday, December 31, 2012 at 8:34:00 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: 92%
|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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 32.2"||16.39 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||South||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 14.3"||983.00 mi||West||0° 09' 08.1"||10.47 mi||South||983.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 20.5"||746.49 mi||East||3° 54' 12.1"||268.28 mi||South||797.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa María Huatulco||Mon 2:34 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm||NNW|
|Escuintla||Mon 2:34 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||ENE|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Mon 2:34 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Mon 2:34 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm||ENE|
|Oaxaca||Mon 2:34 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||NNW|
|Santa Ana||Mon 2:34 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Mon 2:34 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco||Mon 2:34 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||NW|
|San Miguel||Mon 2:34 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||ENE|
|Veracruz||Mon 2:34 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||N|
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