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 Tuesday, November 13, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 23.4"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 25.6"||949.47 mi||west||0° 07' 36.2"||8.72 mi||south||949.17 mi|
|24 hours||14° 54' 23.2"||983.49 mi||east||2° 25' 19.2"||166.59 mi||south||990.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 12:36 PM||1441 km||896 miles||778 nm|| E|
|Recife||Tue 9:36 AM||1999 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Tue 9:36 AM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 10:36 AM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 9:36 AM||2611 km||1622 miles||1410 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Tue 12:36 PM||2789 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| NNE|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:36 AM||2940 km||1827 miles||1588 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Tue 12:36 PM||2946 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Tue 12:36 PM||3022 km||1878 miles||1632 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Tue 12:36 PM||3046 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| NNE|
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