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 = Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 2:42:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.60 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 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' 21.6"||15.49 mi||West||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||South||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 41.9"||929.35 mi||West||0° 02' 01.1"||2.31 mi||South||929.25 mi|
|24 hours||15° 21' 16.0"||993.54 mi||East||0° 03' 55.4"||4.50 mi||South||993.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Wed 11:42 AM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm||W|
|Pedro Juan Caballero *||Wed 11:42 AM||324 km||201 miles||175 nm||SW|
|Fuerte Olimpo *||Wed 11:42 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||W|
|Barra do Garças||Wed 11:42 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm||NNE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Wed 11:42 AM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm||SSW|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Wed 12:42 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm||SSW|
|Goiânia *||Wed 12:42 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||NE|
|Pirassununga *||Wed 12:42 PM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm||ESE|
|Curitiba *||Wed 12:42 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||SE|
|Asuncion *||Wed 11:42 AM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm||SW|
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