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 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: 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.97 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.2 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"||16.40 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 16.2"||984.02 mi||West||0° 09' 14.4"||10.58 mi||South||984.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 50.2"||746.67 mi||East||3° 56' 22.2"||270.76 mi||South||798.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Mon 3:20 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1056 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Mon 4:20 AM||2082 km||1293 miles||1124 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 3:20 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Mon 4:20 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||ENE|
|Acapulco||Mon 4:20 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1242 nm||ENE|
|Tijuana||Mon 2:20 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm||N|
|San Diego||Mon 2:20 AM||2333 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||N|
|Mexicali||Mon 2:20 AM||2357 km||1464 miles||1273 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Mon 4:20 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles||Mon 2:20 AM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm||N|
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