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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 6:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 21%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 45° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.80 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.84 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 25.3"950.04 miWest0° 07' 02.0"8.06 miNorth950.39 mi
24 hours13° 23' 25.3"882.01 miEast3° 15' 14.5"223.75 miNorth917.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes Claros *Sat 4:34 PM186 km116 miles100 nmNortheast NE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:34 PM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Sat 4:34 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
Goiânia *Sat 4:34 PM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pirassununga *Sat 4:34 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Sat 4:34 PM588 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Sat 4:34 PM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Niterói *Sat 4:34 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:34 PM611 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sat 4:34 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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