Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 6:06:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%
|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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.8 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 25.2"||15.83 mi||West||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||North||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.6"||949.70 mi||West||0° 06' 59.0"||8.01 mi||North||950.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 29.7"||882.92 mi||East||3° 14' 13.5"||222.59 mi||North||917.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Sat 4:06 PM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm||SW|
|Salvador||Sat 3:06 PM||540 km||335 miles||292 nm||N|
|Belo Horizonte *||Sat 4:06 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 4:06 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 4:06 PM||1026 km||637 miles||554 nm||WNW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 4:06 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm||SW|
|Recife||Sat 3:06 PM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 3:06 PM||1559 km||969 miles||842 nm||N|
|Belém||Sat 3:06 PM||2117 km||1315 miles||1143 nm||NNW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 3:06 PM||2144 km||1332 miles||1158 nm||WSW|
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