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 9:32:00 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: 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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.65 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 04.4"||1003.47 mi||West||0° 11' 54.6"||13.64 mi||South||1003.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 07.8"||818.07 mi||East||4° 44' 47.3"||326.14 mi||South||878.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Luis||Fri 6:32 AM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm||E|
|Belém||Fri 6:32 AM||279 km||173 miles||150 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 6:32 AM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm||ESE|
|Cayenne||Fri 6:32 AM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 6:32 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||NW|
|Recife||Fri 6:32 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm||ESE|
|Salvador||Fri 6:32 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm||SE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 7:32 AM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm||S|
|Manaus||Fri 5:32 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Fri 5:32 AM||1672 km||1039 miles||903 nm||NW|
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