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 9:08:00 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: 42%
|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 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 05.7"||1003.55 mi||West||0° 11' 54.5"||13.64 mi||South||1003.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 32.6"||817.44 mi||East||4° 44' 51.7"||326.23 mi||South||878.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sobral||Fri 6:08 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm||S|
|Parnaíba||Fri 6:08 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 6:08 AM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm||SE|
|Recife||Fri 6:08 AM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm||SE|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 7:08 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||ESE|
|Belém||Fri 6:08 AM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm||W|
|Salvador||Fri 6:08 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||S|
|Cayenne||Fri 6:08 AM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 7:08 AM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm||SSW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 6:08 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm||WNW|
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