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 18:14:00 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: 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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.16 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 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' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 20.3"||935.21 mi||west||0° 04' 01.6"||4.62 mi||north||935.42 mi|
|24 hours||14° 17' 16.4"||928.64 mi||east||2° 12' 22.4"||151.76 mi||north||947.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Fri 3:14 PM||57 km||36 miles||31 nm||SE|
|Barra do Garças||Fri 3:14 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||NNE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Fri 3:14 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||S|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Fri 4:14 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||S|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:14 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||SSW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Fri 2:14 PM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 4:14 PM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm||ENE|
|São Paulo *||Fri 4:14 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||ESE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:14 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm||W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 4:14 PM||1264 km||785 miles||682 nm||ESE|
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