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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.42 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 25.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 26.9"||969.33 mi||west||0° 10' 13.0"||11.71 mi||south||969.05 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 18.7"||954.62 mi||east||3° 38' 29.1"||250.39 mi||south||979.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:36 AM||1444 km||898 miles||780 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Mon 8:36 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 8:36 AM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Mon 11:36 AM||2392 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:36 AM||2423 km||1506 miles||1308 nm|| WNW|
|Freetown||Mon 11:36 AM||2537 km||1576 miles||1370 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 11:36 AM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:36 AM||2676 km||1663 miles||1445 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 11:36 AM||2729 km||1696 miles||1473 nm|| NE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 9:36 AM||2753 km||1711 miles||1486 nm|| WSW|
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