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 11:16:00 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 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.32 meters/second, 1545.5 km/hour, 960.4 miles/hour or 834.5 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' 08.8"||0.17 mi||South||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 13.2"||960.06 mi||West||0° 08' 50.7"||10.14 mi||South||959.77 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 30.5"||953.73 mi||East||3° 02' 16.8"||208.92 mi||South||968.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Mon 8:16 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Mon 8:16 AM||868 km||539 miles||468 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 9:16 AM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:16 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 9:16 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Mon 9:16 AM||1638 km||1018 miles||885 nm||SW|
|Belém||Mon 8:16 AM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 8:16 AM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm||WSW|
|Jamestown||Mon 11:16 AM||2957 km||1837 miles||1597 nm||E|
|Cayenne||Mon 8:16 AM||3100 km||1927 miles||1674 nm||NW|
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