Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 1:46:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.68 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 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' 22.0"||15.57 mi||West||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||South||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 06.0"||934.00 mi||West||0° 04' 04.7"||4.68 mi||South||933.81 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 40.4"||989.84 mi||East||0° 54' 32.9"||62.54 mi||South||988.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 1:46 PM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Wed 10:46 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Wed 10:46 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 11:46 AM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 10:46 AM||2640 km||1640 miles||1426 nm||NW|
|São Paulo *||Wed 11:46 AM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 11:46 AM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Wed 1:46 PM||3107 km||1931 miles||1678 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 1:46 PM||3256 km||2023 miles||1758 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Wed 1:46 PM||3345 km||2078 miles||1806 nm||NE|
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