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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 15' South, Longitude: 29° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.37 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.45 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miSouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.0"987.11 miWest0° 11' 44.2"13.44 miSouth986.92 mi
24 hours13° 22' 55.0"913.61 miEast4° 26' 18.6"305.08 miSouth956.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 8:26 AM592 km368 miles319 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSun 8:26 AM669 km415 miles361 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaSun 9:26 AM672 km417 miles363 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSun 8:26 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 8:26 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 9:26 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 9:26 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 8:26 AM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sun 9:26 AM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownSun 11:26 AM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmNortheast NE

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