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 11:36:00 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.63 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 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"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||South||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 26.5"||978.72 mi||West||0° 10' 40.4"||12.23 mi||South||978.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 08.7"||910.70 mi||East||3° 56' 36.5"||271.10 mi||South||943.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Sun 8:36 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||S|
|São Félix do Xingu||Sun 8:36 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||N|
|Goiânia *||Sun 9:36 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||SSE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 9:36 AM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||SE|
|Belém||Sun 8:36 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm||NNE|
|Manaus||Sun 7:36 AM||1340 km||833 miles||724 nm||NW|
|Guarulhos *||Sun 9:36 AM||1391 km||865 miles||751 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 9:36 AM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm||SSE|
|Salvador||Sun 8:36 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 9:36 AM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm||SE|
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