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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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' 02.5"||941.25 mi||West||0° 05' 54.2"||6.77 mi||South||941.00 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 50.4"||985.72 mi||East||1° 41' 58.1"||116.90 mi||South||987.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Tue 10:36 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||SW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Tue 10:36 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||WSW|
|Petrópolis *||Tue 10:36 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||SW|
|Salvador||Tue 9:36 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||N|
|Niterói *||Tue 10:36 AM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm||SW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 10:36 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||SW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:36 AM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 10:36 AM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Tue 9:36 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Tue 9:36 AM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm||N|
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