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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 1:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 00' South, Longitude: 42° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.83 meters/second, 1558.2 km/hour, 968.2 miles/hour or 841.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.14 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.5"967.94 miWest0° 10' 04.6"11.55 miSouth967.65 mi
24 hours14° 15' 31.1"956.99 miEast3° 34' 21.9"245.66 miSouth980.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaMon 10:16 AM223 km139 miles121 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorMon 10:16 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Mon 11:16 AM590 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo Horizonte *Mon 11:16 AM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 11:16 AM993 km617 miles536 nmSouth S
RecifeMon 10:16 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmNortheast NE
São Paulo *Mon 11:16 AM1134 km704 miles612 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaMon 10:16 AM1227 km762 miles662 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémMon 10:16 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Mon 10:16 AM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmSouthwest SW

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