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 9:32:00 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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 00.5"||1004.34 mi||West||0° 11' 32.9"||13.22 mi||South||1004.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 27.0"||784.86 mi||East||4° 42' 18.7"||323.28 mi||South||849.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Boa Vista||Thu 5:32 AM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm||W|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Thu 6:32 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||N|
|Linden||Thu 5:32 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm||NNW|
|New Amsterdam||Thu 5:32 AM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm||N|
|Paramaribo||Thu 6:32 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm||NE|
|Georgetown||Thu 5:32 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||N|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Thu 6:32 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||NE|
|Santarém||Thu 6:32 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||SSE|
|Cayenne||Thu 6:32 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||ENE|
|Manaus||Thu 5:32 AM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm||SSW|
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