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 6:56:00 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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 437.38 meters/second, 1574.6 kilometres/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 27.7"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 52.4"||978.25 mi||West||0° 10' 29.9"||12.03 mi||North||978.65 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 29.9"||841.47 mi||East||4° 24' 19.4"||302.78 mi||North||900.01 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sinop *||Sun 3:56 PM||78 km||48 miles||42 nm||ENE|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 3:56 PM||594 km||369 miles||320 nm||SE|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 2:56 PM||981 km||609 miles||529 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 4:56 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||ESE|
|Fuerte Olimpo *||Sun 3:56 PM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||S|
|Manaus||Sun 2:56 PM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||NNW|
|Sucre||Sun 2:56 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||SW|
|Rio Branco||Sun 2:56 PM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm||W|
|La Paz||Sun 2:56 PM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Sun 3:56 PM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm||NE|
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