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 = Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 8:32:00 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: 36%
|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 Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 31.5"||16.73 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||North||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.0"||1003.66 mi||West||0° 11' 40.7"||13.37 mi||North||1003.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 07.3"||770.50 mi||East||4° 37' 27.6"||317.73 mi||North||834.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santarém||Tue 5:32 PM||72 km||45 miles||39 nm||ENE|
|Manaus||Tue 4:32 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm||W|
|São Félix do Xingu||Tue 5:32 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||SE|
|Belém||Tue 5:32 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||E|
|Cayenne||Tue 5:32 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 5:32 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||N|
|Paramaribo||Tue 5:32 PM||949 km||590 miles||512 nm||N|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 5:32 PM||981 km||609 miles||530 nm||N|
|Georgetown||Tue 4:32 PM||1106 km||688 miles||597 nm||NNW|
|Rio Branco||Tue 4:32 PM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm||WSW|
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