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 2:42:00 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: 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 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.43 meters/second, 1495.6 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' 01.8"||0.03 mi||North||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 45.0"||929.00 mi||West||0° 01' 51.0"||2.12 mi||North||929.10 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 21.2"||975.98 mi||East||1° 26' 41.9"||99.40 mi||North||985.55 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Thu 12:42 PM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm||WNW|
|Petrópolis *||Thu 12:42 PM||575 km||358 miles||311 nm||WSW|
|Niterói *||Thu 12:42 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:42 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm||WSW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Thu 12:42 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm||W|
|Salvador||Thu 11:42 AM||863 km||537 miles||466 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:42 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:42 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 11:42 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 11:42 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm||N|
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