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 12:26:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.07 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 27.4"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 26.1"||986.51 mi||west||0° 11' 41.4"||13.39 mi||south||986.32 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 00.3"||915.53 mi||east||4° 24' 46.6"||303.35 mi||south||958.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sun 9:26 AM||752 km||468 miles||406 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 10:26 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 9:26 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| NE|
|Belém||Sun 9:26 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NNW|
|Recife||Sun 9:26 AM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 10:26 AM||1501 km||933 miles||810 nm|| S|
|São Paulo *||Sun 10:26 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Sun 9:26 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Sun 8:26 AM||1866 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| WNW|
|Paramaribo||Sun 9:26 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| NW|
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