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 18:24:00 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.20 meters/second, 1505.5 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 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' 21.2"||935.29 mi||west||0° 04' 03.0"||4.64 mi||north||935.50 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 56.0"||928.34 mi||east||2° 12' 52.4"||152.33 mi||north||946.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:24 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| S|
|Santa Cruz||Fri 2:24 PM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm|| WNW|
|Ciudad del Este *||Fri 3:24 PM||670 km||417 miles||362 nm|| SSE|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Fri 4:24 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| SSE|
|Sucre||Fri 2:24 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| W|
|Salta||Fri 3:24 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 4:24 PM||1109 km||689 miles||599 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Fri 4:24 PM||1177 km||732 miles||636 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Fri 2:24 PM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| WNW|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:24 PM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| SSW|
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