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 2:46:00 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 14:46:00 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' 58.9"||928.34 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||South||928.33 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 47.1"||971.18 mi||East||0° 39' 53.5"||45.74 mi||North||974.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 2:46 PM||1592 km||989 miles||860 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Thu 11:46 AM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Thu 11:46 AM||2166 km||1346 miles||1170 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:46 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:46 PM||2771 km||1722 miles||1496 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 11:46 AM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm||NW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:46 PM||3011 km||1871 miles||1626 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Thu 2:46 PM||3171 km||1970 miles||1712 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 2:46 PM||3332 km||2070 miles||1799 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Thu 2:46 PM||3379 km||2100 miles||1825 nm||NNE|
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