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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 17:14:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.96 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 16.0"||934.75 mi||west||0° 03' 53.3"||4.46 mi||north||934.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 18.2"||930.46 mi||east||2° 09' 22.1"||148.31 mi||north||948.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Fri 3:14 PM||34 km||21 miles||19 nm|| SE|
|Campos *||Fri 3:14 PM||197 km||123 miles||106 nm|| SSW|
|Governador Valadares *||Fri 3:14 PM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| NW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Fri 3:14 PM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm|| W|
|Niterói *||Fri 3:14 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:14 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm|| SW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:14 PM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Fri 2:14 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:14 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Fri 2:14 PM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| NNE|
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