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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 3:26:00 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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 44° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.36 meters/second, 1502.5 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 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' 03.8"0.07 miSouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.9"933.28 miWest0° 03' 49.2"4.38 miSouth933.10 mi
24 hours15° 13' 52.3"989.35 miEast0° 48' 13.3"55.29 miSouth988.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo Horizonte *Wed 1:26 PM79 km49 miles43 nmEast-northeast ENE
Juiz de Fora *Wed 1:26 PM228 km142 miles123 nmSoutheast SE
Petrópolis *Wed 1:26 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Niterói *Wed 1:26 PM347 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 1:26 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pirassununga *Wed 1:26 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouthwest SW
Campinas *Wed 1:26 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Wed 1:26 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Wed 1:26 PM457 km284 miles247 nmEast E
Santos *Wed 1:26 PM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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