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 Saturday, November 17, 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.4"||950.12 mi||west||0° 07' 02.1"||8.07 mi||north||950.47 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 22.7"||882.03 mi||east||3° 15' 16.9"||223.81 mi||north||917.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Montes Claros *||Sat 4:34 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| ENE|
|Belo Horizonte *||Sat 4:34 PM||274 km||171 miles||148 nm|| SE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 4:34 PM||337 km||209 miles||182 nm|| NW|
|Goiânia *||Sat 4:34 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| WNW|
|Pirassununga *||Sat 4:34 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| SSW|
|Campinas *||Sat 4:34 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| SSW|
|Vitória *||Sat 4:34 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm|| ESE|
|Niterói *||Sat 4:34 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 4:34 PM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sat 4:34 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| S|
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