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 9:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 00.1"||1004.35 mi||West||0° 11' 33.1"||13.23 mi||South||1004.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 36.3"||785.06 mi||East||4° 42' 22.4"||323.36 mi||South||849.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Boa Vista||Thu 5:42 AM||99 km||61 miles||53 nm||WNW|
|Linden||Thu 5:42 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm||NNE|
|New Amsterdam||Thu 5:42 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm||NNE|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Thu 6:42 AM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||NE|
|Georgetown||Thu 5:42 AM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm||NNE|
|Manaus||Thu 5:42 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm||S|
|Paramaribo||Thu 6:42 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||NE|
|Ciudad Guayana||Thu 5:12 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||NNW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Thu 6:42 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm||ENE|
|Cayenne||Thu 6:42 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||ENE|
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