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 12:26:00 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.97 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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"||15.69 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||South||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 03.1"||941.36 mi||West||0° 05' 55.6"||6.79 mi||South||941.10 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 37.4"||985.58 mi||East||1° 42' 33.6"||117.58 mi||South||987.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Tue 10:26 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Tue 9:26 AM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 10:26 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Tue 9:26 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:26 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 10:26 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 9:26 AM||1705 km||1059 miles||920 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Tue 9:26 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Tue 9:26 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm||NW|
|Montevideo *||Tue 10:26 AM||2681 km||1666 miles||1448 nm||SW|
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