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 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 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' 13.3"||0.25 mi||north||928.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 17.9"||968.49 mi||east||0° 47' 52.3"||54.89 mi||north||972.58 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||201 km||125 miles||108 nm||E|
|Pirassununga *||Thu 2:56 PM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||ESE|
|Campinas *||Thu 2:56 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||ESE|
|Goiânia *||Thu 2:56 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||NNE|
|Curitiba *||Thu 2:56 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Thu 2:56 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm||ESE|
|Barra do Garças||Thu 1:56 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm||N|
|Santos *||Thu 2:56 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm||SE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Thu 1:56 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||SSW|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Thu 2:56 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||SSW|
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