Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 12:02:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.27 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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"||16.15 mi||West||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||South||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 24.8"||968.93 mi||West||0° 10' 10.9"||11.67 mi||South||968.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 07.4"||955.18 mi||East||3° 37' 27.6"||249.20 mi||South||979.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 9:02 AM||1261 km||783 miles||681 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 9:02 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Mon 9:02 AM||1863 km||1157 miles||1006 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Mon 12:02 PM||2080 km||1293 miles||1123 nm||E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 10:02 AM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 10:02 AM||2479 km||1541 miles||1339 nm||W|
|Guarulhos *||Mon 10:02 AM||2513 km||1562 miles||1357 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 10:02 AM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Mon 12:02 PM||2718 km||1689 miles||1467 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Mon 12:02 PM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm||NNE|
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