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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 16:56:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
|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 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.16 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 02.2"||928.39 mi||west||0° 00' 13.2"||0.25 mi||north||928.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 19.2"||968.52 mi||east||0° 47' 48.2"||54.81 mi||north||972.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São José do Rio Preto *||Thu 2:56 PM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm||E|
|Bauru *||Thu 2:56 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||SE|
|Pirassununga *||Thu 2:56 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||ESE|
|Campinas *||Thu 2:56 PM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm||ESE|
|Goiânia *||Thu 2:56 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||NNE|
|Curitiba *||Thu 2:56 PM||527 km||327 miles||285 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Thu 2:56 PM||537 km||333 miles||290 nm||SE|
|Barra do Garças||Thu 1:56 PM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm||NNW|
|Santos *||Thu 2:56 PM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||SE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Thu 1:56 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||SW|
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