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 13:26:00 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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 23.3"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 22.1"||948.85 mi||west||0° 07' 30.0"||8.60 mi||south||948.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 55' 28.0"||984.11 mi||east||2° 22' 31.8"||163.40 mi||south||990.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Tue 10:26 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Tue 10:26 AM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 11:26 AM||1392 km||865 miles||751 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 10:26 AM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 11:26 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 11:26 AM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| W|
|Belém||Tue 10:26 AM||2607 km||1620 miles||1408 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Tue 1:26 PM||2713 km||1686 miles||1465 nm|| E|
|Asuncion *||Tue 10:26 AM||2870 km||1784 miles||1550 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo *||Tue 11:26 AM||3135 km||1948 miles||1693 nm|| SW|
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