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 = Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:26:00 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: 21%
|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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.69 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 27.5"||16.32 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||South||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 27.4"||978.84 mi||West||0° 10' 40.9"||12.24 mi||South||978.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 46.2"||910.38 mi||East||3° 56' 54.8"||271.45 mi||South||942.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas *||Sun 9:26 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 9:26 AM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm||SSE|
|Goiânia *||Sun 9:26 AM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||S|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 8:26 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||SW|
|São Félix do Xingu||Sun 8:26 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||NNW|
|Belém||Sun 8:26 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm||N|
|Salvador||Sun 8:26 AM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Sun 9:26 AM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm||SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 9:26 AM||1388 km||862 miles||749 nm||SSE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 8:26 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm||NE|
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