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 = Thursday, December 6, 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: 53%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.97 meters/second, 1616.3 km/hour, 1004.3 miles/hour or 872.7 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' 32.0"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.0"||1004.22 mi||West||0° 11' 31.4"||13.20 mi||South||1004.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 34.1"||783.73 mi||East||4° 41' 56.4"||322.86 mi||South||848.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Thu 5:34 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 5:34 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm||SE|
|Cayenne||Thu 5:34 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||WNW|
|Paramaribo||Thu 5:34 AM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 5:34 AM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm||SE|
|Georgetown||Thu 4:34 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||919 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Thu 5:34 AM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Thu 4:34 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 6:34 AM||2103 km||1307 miles||1135 nm||SSW|
|Bridgetown||Thu 4:34 AM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm||NW|
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