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 = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:36:00 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: 12%
|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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.56 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 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' 25.2"||16.01 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||South||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.9"||960.60 mi||West||0° 08' 54.5"||10.21 mi||South||960.30 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 06.8"||952.64 mi||East||3° 04' 06.1"||211.01 mi||South||968.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 7:36 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 7:36 AM||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Mon 10:36 AM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Mon 7:36 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 8:36 AM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 8:36 AM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 8:36 AM||2588 km||1608 miles||1397 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Mon 10:36 AM||2816 km||1750 miles||1521 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 10:36 AM||2910 km||1808 miles||1571 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 10:36 AM||2994 km||1860 miles||1616 nm||NNE|
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