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 16:06:00 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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.23 meters/second, 1502.0 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 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' 21.9"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 01.9"||933.06 mi||west||0° 03' 43.0"||4.26 mi||south||932.89 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 54.9"||989.18 mi||east||0° 45' 36.8"||52.30 mi||south||988.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Wed 1:06 PM||28 km||17 miles||15 nm|| SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Wed 1:06 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| NNE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Wed 1:06 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm|| S|
|Asuncion *||Wed 1:06 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSW|
|Goiânia *||Wed 2:06 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| NE|
|Brasilia *||Wed 2:06 PM||853 km||530 miles||460 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Wed 2:06 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| ESE|
|Sucre||Wed 12:06 PM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm|| W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 2:06 PM||1214 km||754 miles||656 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 12:06 PM||1494 km||928 miles||807 nm|| WNW|
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