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 = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 2:32:00 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: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.42 meters/second, 1495.5 kilometres/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 01.7"||0.03 mi||North||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 44.6"||928.97 mi||West||0° 01' 49.4"||2.09 mi||North||929.06 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 33.9"||976.17 mi||East||1° 26' 06.0"||98.71 mi||North||985.65 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Thu 12:32 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:32 PM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Thu 11:32 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||NNW|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:32 PM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Thu 11:32 AM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm||N|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:32 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 11:32 AM||1913 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Thu 11:32 AM||2316 km||1439 miles||1250 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Thu 11:32 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||NW|
|Montevideo *||Thu 12:32 PM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||SW|
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