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 = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 7:58:00 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: 43%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 07:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.77 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 31.1"||16.73 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||South||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.1"||1003.76 mi||West||0° 11' 54.1"||13.63 mi||South||1003.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 51.4"||815.61 mi||East||4° 45' 03.0"||326.44 mi||South||876.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 4:58 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm||WSW|
|Freetown||Fri 7:58 AM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:58 AM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 7:58 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm||ENE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:58 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||918 nm||W|
|Bissau||Fri 7:58 AM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Fri 7:58 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||NNE|
|Praia||Fri 6:58 AM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm||N|
|Dakar||Fri 7:58 AM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm||NNE|
|Salvador||Fri 4:58 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm||SW|
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