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 19:06:00 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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||53° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.98 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 25.3"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.4"||950.51 mi||west||0° 07' 05.5"||8.13 mi||north||950.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 09.1"||880.99 mi||east||3° 16' 26.0"||225.13 mi||north||916.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Sat 4:06 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| NNE|
|Goiânia *||Sat 5:06 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| ENE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:06 PM||605 km||376 miles||326 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:06 PM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Sat 4:06 PM||955 km||593 miles||516 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:06 PM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| ESE|
|Sucre||Sat 3:06 PM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| W|
|La Paz||Sat 3:06 PM||1596 km||992 miles||862 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Sat 4:06 PM||1663 km||1034 miles||898 nm|| ENE|
|Manaus||Sat 3:06 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| NNW|
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