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 2:46:00 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).
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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.44 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' 45.2"||929.02 mi||West||0° 01' 51.7"||2.13 mi||North||929.11 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 16.2"||975.90 mi||East||1° 26' 56.3"||99.67 mi||North||985.51 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Thu 12:46 PM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm||WNW|
|Petrópolis *||Thu 12:46 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||WSW|
|Niterói *||Thu 12:46 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:46 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm||WSW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Thu 12:46 PM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:46 PM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Thu 11:46 AM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm||N|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:46 PM||1097 km||682 miles||593 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 11:46 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 11:46 AM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm||N|
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