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 2:56:00 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 14:56:00 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' 59.2"||928.34 mi||West||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||South||928.34 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 36.2"||970.98 mi||East||0° 40' 30.3"||46.44 mi||North||974.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 2:56 PM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm||ENE|
|Salvador||Thu 11:56 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 11:56 AM||1967 km||1223 miles||1062 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 12:56 PM||2172 km||1349 miles||1173 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Thu 12:56 PM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 11:56 AM||2592 km||1610 miles||1399 nm||NW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 12:56 PM||2764 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Thu 2:56 PM||3262 km||2027 miles||1761 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 2:56 PM||3399 km||2112 miles||1835 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 2:56 PM||3493 km||2170 miles||1886 nm||NNE|
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