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 = Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 11:44:00 PM.
= 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: 95%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.27 meters/second, 1487.8 km/hour, 924.5 miles/hour or 803.3 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' 22.5"||15.41 mi||West||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||South||15.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 33.4"||924.13 mi||West||0° 00' 31.5"||0.60 mi||South||924.11 mi|
|24 hours||14° 55' 02.2"||958.90 mi||East||0° 30' 56.2"||35.47 mi||North||961.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 11:44 PM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm||ENE|
|Salvador||Sun 8:44 PM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sun 8:44 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 8:44 PM||2210 km||1373 miles||1194 nm||W|
|São Paulo||Sun 8:44 PM||2563 km||1593 miles||1384 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 8:44 PM||2689 km||1671 miles||1452 nm||NW|
|Brasilia||Sun 8:44 PM||2827 km||1757 miles||1527 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Sun 11:44 PM||3320 km||2063 miles||1792 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 11:44 PM||3464 km||2153 miles||1871 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Sun 11:44 PM||3559 km||2211 miles||1922 nm||NE|
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