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 18:34:00 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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.23 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 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' 21.9"||935.37 mi||west||0° 04' 04.3"||4.67 mi||north||935.58 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 35.5"||928.04 mi||east||2° 13' 22.2"||152.90 mi||north||946.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 2:34 PM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| NW|
|Sucre||Fri 2:34 PM||587 km||364 miles||317 nm|| W|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:34 PM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm|| SSE|
|Salta||Fri 3:34 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| SW|
|Tucumán||Fri 3:34 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Fri 2:34 PM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| WNW|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:34 PM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 4:34 PM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| ENE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 2:34 PM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 4:34 PM||1414 km||878 miles||763 nm|| ESE|
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