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 2:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.51 meters/second, 1503.0 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 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' 04.0"||0.08 mi||South||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 04.3"||933.63 mi||West||0° 03' 56.9"||4.53 mi||South||933.45 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 47.4"||989.61 mi||East||0° 51' 23.2"||58.92 mi||South||988.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Wed 11:36 AM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 12:36 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Wed 11:36 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Wed 12:36 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 12:36 PM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 11:36 AM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||NNW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 11:36 AM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Wed 11:36 AM||2680 km||1665 miles||1447 nm||NW|
|Montevideo *||Wed 12:36 PM||2833 km||1760 miles||1530 nm||SW|
|Jamestown||Wed 2:36 PM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm||E|
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