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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 12:02:00 PM.

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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: 8%

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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 23' South, Longitude: 38° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.20 meters/second, 1588.3 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 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' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.1"986.72 miWest0° 11' 42.6"13.41 miSouth986.53 mi
24 hours13° 24' 08.8"914.70 miEast4° 25' 24.8"304.06 miSouth957.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GaranhunsSun 9:02 AM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
AracajuSun 9:02 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSoutheast SE
MaceióSun 9:02 AM287 km178 miles155 nmEast E
SalvadorSun 9:02 AM399 km248 miles216 nmSouth S
RecifeSun 9:02 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatalSun 9:02 AM524 km326 miles283 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 9:02 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaSun 10:02 AM894 km555 miles483 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Sun 10:02 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 9:02 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorthwest NW

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