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 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.06 meters/second, 1559.0 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 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' 21.8"||968.53 mi||west||0° 10' 07.8"||11.61 mi||south||968.25 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 15.7"||956.11 mi||east||3° 35' 59.8"||247.55 mi||south||979.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Mon 9:36 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Mon 9:36 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| W|
|Recife||Mon 9:36 AM||662 km||412 miles||358 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 9:36 AM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 10:36 AM||1442 km||896 miles||779 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 10:36 AM||1575 km||979 miles||851 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Mon 10:36 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Mon 9:36 AM||2159 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 9:36 AM||2833 km||1761 miles||1530 nm|| WSW|
|Cayenne||Mon 9:36 AM||2954 km||1835 miles||1595 nm|| NW|
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