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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.03 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 25.3"||986.41 mi||west||0° 11' 41.1"||13.39 mi||south||986.21 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 20.9"||915.83 mi||east||4° 24' 31.3"||303.06 mi||south||958.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas *||Sun 10:36 AM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 10:36 AM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm|| S|
|Belém||Sun 9:36 AM||908 km||565 miles||491 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Sun 9:36 AM||986 km||612 miles||532 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 9:36 AM||1108 km||688 miles||598 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Sun 9:36 AM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 10:36 AM||1541 km||957 miles||832 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 10:36 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Sun 8:36 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| WNW|
|Cayenne||Sun 9:36 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| NNW|
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