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 2:56:00 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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 417.45 meters/second, 1502.8 kilometres/hour, 933.8 miles/hour or 811.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.0"||15.56 mi||West||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||South||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 03.8"||933.49 mi||West||0° 03' 54.0"||4.47 mi||South||933.31 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 49.6"||989.51 mi||East||0° 50' 07.2"||57.47 mi||South||988.51 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Wed 12:56 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm||W|
|Petrópolis *||Wed 12:56 PM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm||WSW|
|Niterói *||Wed 12:56 PM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 12:56 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||WSW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Wed 12:56 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||W|
|Salvador||Wed 11:56 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Wed 12:56 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 12:56 PM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Wed 11:56 AM||1359 km||845 miles||734 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 11:56 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm||N|
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