Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 15:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.35 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.0"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 02.9"||933.34 mi||west||0° 03' 49.1"||4.38 mi||south||933.16 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 52.4"||989.41 mi||east||0° 48' 09.0"||55.21 mi||south||988.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belo Horizonte *||Wed 1:26 PM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm|| ENE|
|Juiz de Fora *||Wed 1:26 PM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| SE|
|Pirassununga *||Wed 1:26 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| SW|
|Niterói *||Wed 1:26 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 1:26 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| SSE|
|Campinas *||Wed 1:26 PM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm|| SW|
|São Paulo *||Wed 1:26 PM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SSW|
|Santos *||Wed 1:26 PM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| SSW|
|Vitória *||Wed 1:26 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| E|
|Brasilia *||Wed 1:26 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NNW|
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