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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' South, Longitude: 35° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.48 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.56 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 04.2"933.56 miWest0° 03' 55.4"4.50 miSouth933.38 mi
24 hours15° 13' 48.6"989.56 miEast0° 50' 45.2"58.19 miSouth988.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Wed 12:46 PM545 km339 miles294 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 11:46 AM864 km537 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 12:46 PM897 km558 miles485 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Wed 12:46 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeWed 11:46 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Wed 12:46 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaWed 11:46 AM1845 km1147 miles996 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Wed 11:46 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 11:46 AM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Wed 12:46 PM2645 km1643 miles1428 nmSouthwest SW

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