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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 12:16:00 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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' South, Longitude: 41° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.13 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.44 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 26.9"986.57 miWest0° 11' 42.0"13.40 miSouth986.38 mi
24 hours13° 24' 37.5"915.12 miEast4° 25' 03.5"303.65 miSouth957.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 9:16 AM527 km327 miles285 nmSoutheast SE
MaceióSun 9:16 AM656 km408 miles354 nmEast E
FortalezaSun 9:16 AM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 9:16 AM765 km475 miles413 nmEast E
Brasilia *Sun 10:16 AM973 km605 miles525 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 9:16 AM1158 km719 miles625 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 10:16 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sun 10:16 AM1651 km1026 miles891 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneSun 9:16 AM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSun 8:16 AM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmWest-northwest WNW

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