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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.3 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' 23.2"||15.58 mi||West||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||North||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 14.0"||934.46 mi||West||0° 03' 49.1"||4.38 mi||North||934.66 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 16.7"||931.27 mi||East||2° 07' 54.0"||146.62 mi||North||948.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 1:46 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 2:46 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Fri 1:46 PM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Fri 2:46 PM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 2:46 PM||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 1:46 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm||NNW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 1:46 PM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Fri 1:46 PM||2624 km||1631 miles||1417 nm||NW|
|Montevideo *||Fri 2:46 PM||2756 km||1713 miles||1488 nm||SW|
|Buenos Aires||Fri 1:46 PM||2916 km||1812 miles||1575 nm||SW|
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