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 2:52:00 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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.45 meters/second, 1495.6 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.6 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' 01.8"||0.03 mi||North||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 45.2"||929.04 mi||West||0° 01' 52.6"||2.15 mi||North||929.14 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 08.5"||975.78 mi||East||1° 27' 17.8"||100.08 mi||North||985.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Thu 12:52 PM||51 km||32 miles||28 nm||N|
|Campos *||Thu 12:52 PM||151 km||94 miles||82 nm||SW|
|Macaé *||Thu 12:52 PM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm||SW|
|Niterói *||Thu 12:52 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm||SW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:52 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||SW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Thu 12:52 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||WNW|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:52 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Thu 11:52 AM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:52 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 11:52 AM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm||NNE|
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