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 7:26:00 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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 27.9"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 55.2"||978.63 mi||West||0° 10' 31.5"||12.06 mi||North||979.02 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 28.0"||840.58 mi||East||4° 24' 47.9"||303.32 mi||North||899.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riberalta||Sun 3:26 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||WNW|
|Porto Velho||Sun 3:26 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 3:26 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm||WNW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 3:26 PM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm||SSE|
|Cobija||Sun 3:26 PM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm||W|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 3:26 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||S|
|La Paz||Sun 3:26 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||SW|
|Sucre||Sun 3:26 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||SSW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sun 2:26 PM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm||W|
|Manaus||Sun 3:26 PM||1054 km||655 miles||569 nm||NNE|
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