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 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%
|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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.02 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"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 17.4"||934.83 mi||west||0° 03' 55.9"||4.51 mi||north||935.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 40.1"||929.82 mi||east||2° 10' 19.2"||149.39 mi||north||947.86 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||132 km||82 miles||71 nm||ENE|
|Pirassununga *||Fri 3:34 PM||321 km||199 miles||173 nm||SW|
|Campinas *||Fri 3:34 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||SSW|
|Niterói *||Fri 3:34 PM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm||SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:34 PM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:34 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||SSW|
|Santos *||Fri 3:34 PM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm||SSW|
|Vitória *||Fri 3:34 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm||E|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:34 PM||558 km||346 miles||301 nm||NNW|
|Goiânia *||Fri 3:34 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||NW|
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