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 17:34:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.03 meters/second, 1504.9 km/hour, 935.1 miles/hour or 812.6 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"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 17.4"||934.90 mi||west||0° 03' 56.0"||4.51 mi||north||935.11 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 37.7"||929.85 mi||east||2° 10' 22.4"||149.47 mi||north||947.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belo Horizonte *||Fri 3:34 PM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm|| ENE|
|Pirassununga *||Fri 3:34 PM||300 km||187 miles||162 nm|| SW|
|Campinas *||Fri 3:34 PM||360 km||223 miles||194 nm|| SSW|
|Niterói *||Fri 3:34 PM||392 km||243 miles||212 nm|| SE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:34 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| SE|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:34 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| SSW|
|Santos *||Fri 3:34 PM||442 km||274 miles||238 nm|| SSW|
|Vitória *||Fri 3:34 PM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| E|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:34 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| NNW|
|Goiânia *||Fri 3:34 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| NW|
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