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 12:16:00 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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.19 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 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"||0.19 mi||South||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 23.5"||968.75 mi||West||0° 10' 09.6"||11.64 mi||South||968.46 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 34.6"||955.52 mi||East||3° 36' 52.7"||248.54 mi||South||979.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 9:16 AM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Mon 9:16 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Mon 9:16 AM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 10:16 AM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 10:16 AM||2119 km||1316 miles||1144 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Mon 10:16 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||WSW|
|Jamestown||Mon 12:16 PM||2439 km||1516 miles||1317 nm||E|
|Belém||Mon 9:16 AM||2609 km||1621 miles||1409 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Mon 12:16 PM||2950 km||1833 miles||1593 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Mon 12:16 PM||2977 km||1850 miles||1608 nm||NE|
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