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 = Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 8:52:00 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: 46%
|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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.49 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 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' 32.5"||16.76 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 35.9"||1005.40 mi||West||0° 11' 20.7"||12.99 mi||North||1005.43 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 19.6"||750.46 mi||East||4° 24' 26.5"||302.84 mi||North||807.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Wed 5:52 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm||S|
|Cayenne||Wed 5:52 PM||501 km||311 miles||271 nm||NW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Wed 5:52 PM||688 km||428 miles||371 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Wed 5:52 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm||WNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Wed 5:52 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Wed 4:52 PM||1155 km||718 miles||624 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 5:52 PM||1314 km||816 miles||710 nm||ESE|
|Manaus||Wed 4:52 PM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm||WSW|
|Port of Spain||Wed 4:52 PM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm||NW|
|Bridgetown||Wed 4:52 PM||1705 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NW|
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