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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.88 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 05.9"||0.11 mi||South||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.8"||941.14 mi||West||0° 05' 52.9"||6.74 mi||South||940.89 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 03.4"||985.86 mi||East||1° 41' 22.7"||116.23 mi||South||987.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Governador Valadares *||Tue 10:46 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm||W|
|Vitória *||Tue 10:46 AM||154 km||95 miles||83 nm||SSE|
|Teófilo Otoni *||Tue 10:46 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm||NW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Tue 10:46 AM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm||WSW|
|Niterói *||Tue 10:46 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 10:46 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||SSW|
|Salvador||Tue 9:46 AM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm||NNE|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:46 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 10:46 AM||849 km||528 miles||458 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Tue 9:46 AM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm||NNE|
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