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 = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 6:20:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%
|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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.74 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 25.4"||15.98 mi||West||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||North||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.0"||958.87 mi||West||0° 08' 39.0"||9.91 mi||North||959.27 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 21.1"||887.85 mi||East||3° 50' 16.6"||263.86 mi||North||933.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sat 2:20 PM||37 km||23 miles||20 nm||SSW|
|Santa Cruz||Sat 2:20 PM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm||SW|
|Sucre||Sat 2:20 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm||SW|
|Cochabamba||Sat 2:20 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm||WSW|
|La Paz||Sat 2:20 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm||W|
|Pedro Juan Caballero *||Sat 3:20 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 2:20 PM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 3:20 PM||1074 km||667 miles||580 nm||SSE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 4:20 PM||1388 km||863 miles||750 nm||E|
|Manaus||Sat 2:20 PM||1435 km||892 miles||775 nm||N|
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