Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||29° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.36 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 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' 27.5"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 30.9"||987.16 mi||west||0° 11' 44.1"||13.44 mi||south||986.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 57.2"||913.70 mi||east||4° 26' 17.0"||305.07 mi||south||956.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 8:26 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm|| WNW|
|Maceió||Sun 8:26 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 9:26 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Sun 8:26 AM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 8:26 AM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 9:26 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1120 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 9:26 AM||2080 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Sun 8:26 AM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| WNW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 9:26 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| SW|
|Freetown||Sun 11:26 AM||2698 km||1676 miles||1457 nm|| NE|
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