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 8:06:00 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: 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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.60 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 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' 29.9"||16.57 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 01.4"||994.45 mi||West||0° 11' 27.9"||13.13 mi||North||994.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 28.9"||800.68 mi||East||4° 38' 50.3"||319.34 mi||North||865.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manicoré||Mon 4:06 PM||199 km||124 miles||108 nm||NNW|
|Porto Velho||Mon 4:06 PM||382 km||238 miles||206 nm||WSW|
|Manaus||Mon 4:06 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||N|
|Riberalta||Mon 4:06 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||SW|
|Rio Branco||Mon 4:06 PM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm||WSW|
|Cobija||Mon 4:06 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm||WSW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 4:06 PM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm||S|
|La Paz||Mon 4:06 PM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||SW|
|Sucre||Mon 4:06 PM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm||SSW|
|Belém||Mon 5:06 PM||1507 km||936 miles||814 nm||ENE|
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