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 12:26:00 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.36 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 27.3"||16.30 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||South||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 22.0"||978.10 mi||West||0° 10' 37.4"||12.17 mi||South||977.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 01.4"||912.32 mi||East||3° 55' 03.6"||269.33 mi||South||944.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riberalta||Sun 8:26 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||WNW|
|Porto Velho||Sun 8:26 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:26 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||WNW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 8:26 AM||564 km||350 miles||305 nm||SSE|
|Cobija||Sun 8:26 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||W|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 8:26 AM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm||S|
|Cochabamba||Sun 8:26 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm||SSW|
|La Paz||Sun 8:26 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||SW|
|Sucre||Sun 8:26 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||SSW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sun 7:26 AM||973 km||604 miles||525 nm||W|
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