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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 3:56:00 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: 11%
|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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.70 meters/second, 1503.7 km/hour, 934.4 miles/hour or 811.9 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' 23.0"||15.57 mi||West||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||North||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 10.5"||934.09 mi||West||0° 03' 42.0"||4.24 mi||North||934.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 21' 56.7"||932.76 mi||East||2° 05' 21.7"||143.71 mi||North||949.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 3:56 PM||1747 km||1085 miles||943 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Fri 12:56 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Fri 12:56 PM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 1:56 PM||2253 km||1400 miles||1216 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 12:56 PM||2584 km||1605 miles||1395 nm||NW|
|Guarulhos *||Fri 1:56 PM||2598 km||1615 miles||1403 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 1:56 PM||2609 km||1621 miles||1409 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 1:56 PM||2821 km||1753 miles||1523 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Fri 3:56 PM||3161 km||1964 miles||1707 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 3:56 PM||3301 km||2051 miles||1783 nm||NNE|
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