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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 4:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, 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 Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 50° 59' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.48 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.2"928.39 miWest0° 00' 13.2"0.25 miNorth928.40 mi
24 hours14° 59' 19.2"968.52 miEast0° 47' 48.2"54.81 miNorth972.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São José do Rio Preto *Thu 2:56 PM168 km104 miles91 nmEast E
Pirassununga *Thu 2:56 PM388 km241 miles210 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Thu 2:56 PM462 km287 miles249 nmEast-southeast ESE
Goiânia *Thu 2:56 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Curitiba *Thu 2:56 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Thu 2:56 PM536 km333 miles289 nmSoutheast SE
Barra do GarçasThu 1:56 PM572 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santos *Thu 2:56 PM586 km364 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
Ciudad del Este *Thu 1:56 PM629 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
Foz do Iguaçu *Thu 2:56 PM631 km392 miles340 nmSouthwest SW

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