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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 50° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.90 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.99 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.6"959.13 miWest0° 08' 43.9"10.01 miSouth958.83 mi
24 hours14° 21' 56.0"955.61 miEast2° 59' 03.2"205.22 miSouth970.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Goiânia *Mon 10:26 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSoutheast SE
Anápolis *Mon 10:26 AM138 km85 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
Barra do GarçasMon 9:26 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest W
Brasilia *Mon 10:26 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast E
São Paulo *Mon 10:26 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:26 AM1070 km665 miles578 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Mon 9:26 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorMon 9:26 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémMon 9:26 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth N
SucreMon 8:26 AM1639 km1019 miles885 nmWest-southwest WSW

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