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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 = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:34:00 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: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 19' North, Longitude: 39° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.03 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.5"997.62 miWest0° 10' 39.1"12.20 miSouth997.89 mi
24 hours11° 04' 48.9"760.22 miEast4° 26' 09.5"304.81 miSouth821.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaWed 4:34 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmSouth S
BelémWed 4:34 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneWed 4:34 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmWest W
ParamariboWed 4:34 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmWest W
RecifeWed 4:34 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaWed 6:34 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmEast-northeast ENE
GeorgetownWed 3:34 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmWest W
BridgetownWed 3:34 AM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorWed 4:34 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth S
Port of SpainWed 3:34 AM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmWest W

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