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 = Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 6:46:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%
|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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.32 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 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' 27.7"||16.30 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 51.4"||978.13 mi||West||0° 10' 29.3"||12.02 mi||North||978.52 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 50.7"||841.77 mi||East||4° 24' 09.9"||302.59 mi||North||900.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sinop *||Sun 3:46 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||W|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 3:46 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm||SSE|
|São Félix do Xingu||Sun 3:46 PM||640 km||398 miles||345 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 4:46 PM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||ESE|
|Manaus||Sun 2:46 PM||1214 km||755 miles||656 nm||NW|
|Belém||Sun 3:46 PM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm||NNE|
|Sucre||Sun 2:46 PM||1449 km||901 miles||783 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 4:46 PM||1470 km||913 miles||794 nm||SSE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 3:46 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||SSW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 2:46 PM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm||W|
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