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 18:06:00 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 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.14 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.3 miles/hour or 812.8 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"||0.08 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 19.7"||935.15 mi||west||0° 04' 00.5"||4.60 mi||north||935.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 17' 32.7"||928.89 mi||east||2° 11' 58.5"||151.30 mi||north||947.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Fri 3:06 PM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm||WSW|
|Barra do Garças||Fri 3:06 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||N|
|Goiânia *||Fri 4:06 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||NE|
|Pirassununga *||Fri 4:06 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||ESE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Fri 3:06 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||SSW|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Fri 4:06 PM||629 km||391 miles||339 nm||SSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 4:06 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm||NE|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:06 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm||SW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 4:06 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||ESE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Fri 2:06 PM||929 km||578 miles||502 nm||WNW|
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