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 16:08:00 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 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.22 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"||933.05 mi||west||0° 03' 42.6"||4.26 mi||south||932.88 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 54.9"||989.17 mi||east||0° 45' 29.3"||52.16 mi||south||988.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Wed 1:08 PM||51 km||32 miles||27 nm|| ESE|
|Barra do Garças||Wed 1:08 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NNE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Wed 1:08 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| S|
|Asuncion *||Wed 1:08 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 2:08 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Wed 2:08 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| ESE|
|Sucre||Wed 12:08 PM||1084 km||674 miles||585 nm|| W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 2:08 PM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 12:08 PM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| WNW|
|Rosario||Wed 1:08 PM||1525 km||948 miles||823 nm|| SSW|
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