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 12:16:00 PM.
= 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: 20%
|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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.41 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 27.3"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||South||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 22.8"||978.22 mi||West||0° 10' 38.0"||12.18 mi||South||977.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 38.8"||912.00 mi||East||3° 55' 22.4"||269.69 mi||South||943.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sun 8:16 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm||NW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 8:16 AM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm||S|
|Riberalta||Sun 8:16 AM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm||W|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 8:16 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||SSW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:16 AM||752 km||468 miles||406 nm||WNW|
|Cobija||Sun 8:16 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm||W|
|Sucre||Sun 8:16 AM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm||SSW|
|La Paz||Sun 8:16 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm||SW|
|Manaus||Sun 8:16 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm||N|
|Brasilia *||Sun 10:16 AM||1504 km||934 miles||812 nm||ESE|
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