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 = Monday, December 17, 2012 at 7:16:00 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: 26%
|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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.40 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 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' 29.8"||16.57 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.7"||994.02 mi||West||0° 11' 26.8"||13.11 mi||North||994.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 47.5"||801.88 mi||East||4° 38' 38.4"||319.11 mi||North||866.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Araguaína *||Mon 5:16 PM||64 km||40 miles||35 nm||NE|
|São Félix do Xingu||Mon 4:16 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm||WNW|
|Belém||Mon 4:16 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm||N|
|Brasilia *||Mon 5:16 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||S|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:16 PM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm||ENE|
|Salvador||Mon 4:16 PM||1251 km||777 miles||676 nm||ESE|
|Manaus||Mon 3:16 PM||1366 km||849 miles||737 nm||WNW|
|Cayenne||Mon 4:16 PM||1453 km||903 miles||785 nm||NNW|
|Recife||Mon 4:16 PM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm||E|
|Paramaribo||Mon 4:16 PM||1660 km||1032 miles||897 nm||NNW|
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