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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 13:36:00 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%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.70 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 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' 25.2"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.6"||967.66 mi||west||0° 10' 02.8"||11.51 mi||south||967.37 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 11.8"||957.50 mi||east||3° 33' 28.2"||244.64 mi||south||980.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia *||Mon 11:36 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||S|
|Goiânia *||Mon 11:36 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Mon 10:36 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Mon 10:36 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Mon 11:36 AM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 11:36 AM||1099 km||683 miles||593 nm||SSE|
|Belém||Mon 10:36 AM||1397 km||868 miles||755 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Mon 10:36 AM||1525 km||948 miles||823 nm||NE|
|Recife||Mon 10:36 AM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm||ENE|
|Asuncion *||Mon 10:36 AM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm||SW|
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