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 = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 5%
|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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.21 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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' 23.2"||15.70 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||South||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 07.0"||941.90 mi||West||0° 06' 02.2"||6.92 mi||South||941.64 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 30.9"||984.87 mi||East||1° 45' 29.9"||120.95 mi||South||986.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Tue 8:36 AM||1689 km||1050 miles||912 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Tue 8:36 AM||1697 km||1055 miles||917 nm||WNW|
|Jamestown||Tue 11:36 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm||E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 9:36 AM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 8:36 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm||NW|
|Guarulhos *||Tue 9:36 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1303 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 9:36 AM||2424 km||1506 miles||1309 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 9:36 AM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Tue 11:36 AM||3125 km||1942 miles||1688 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 11:36 AM||3236 km||2011 miles||1747 nm||NNE|
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