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 7:06:00 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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.43 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 53.3"||978.38 mi||West||0° 10' 30.4"||12.04 mi||North||978.77 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 09.3"||841.17 mi||East||4° 24' 28.9"||302.96 mi||North||899.77 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||Sun 3:06 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm||SSW|
|Riberalta||Sun 3:06 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm||W|
|Manaus||Sun 3:06 PM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 3:06 PM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Sun 3:06 PM||1050 km||653 miles||567 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Sun 3:06 PM||1140 km||708 miles||616 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:06 PM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm||ESE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 4:06 PM||1464 km||909 miles||790 nm||S|
|Belém||Sun 4:06 PM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm||NE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:06 PM||1790 km||1112 miles||967 nm||SE|
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