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 12:06:00 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: 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 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.07 meters/second, 1515.8 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 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' 23.0"||15.70 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||South||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 04.6"||941.57 mi||West||0° 05' 58.2"||6.84 mi||South||941.32 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 11.0"||985.30 mi||East||1° 43' 44.2"||118.93 mi||South||987.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Tue 9:06 AM||1032 km||641 miles||557 nm||NW|
|Recife||Tue 9:06 AM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 10:06 AM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:06 AM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 10:06 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||986 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 9:06 AM||1864 km||1158 miles||1007 nm||NNW|
|Jamestown||Tue 12:06 PM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm||E|
|Belém||Tue 9:06 AM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Tue 9:06 AM||2833 km||1760 miles||1530 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Tue 10:06 AM||3053 km||1897 miles||1649 nm||SW|
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