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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 2:42:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.14 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 807.0 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"||15.48 mi||West||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||South||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 58.8"||928.34 mi||West||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||South||928.33 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 51.6"||971.26 mi||East||0° 39' 38.8"||45.46 mi||North||974.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 2:42 PM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Thu 11:42 AM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Thu 11:42 AM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:42 PM||2515 km||1563 miles||1358 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 11:42 AM||2851 km||1771 miles||1539 nm||NW|
|Guarulhos *||Thu 12:42 PM||2859 km||1776 miles||1544 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:42 PM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm||W|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:42 PM||3110 km||1932 miles||1679 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Thu 2:42 PM||3140 km||1951 miles||1695 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 2:42 PM||3311 km||2057 miles||1788 nm||NNE|
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