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 19:16:00 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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.04 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.13 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.3"||950.63 mi||west||0° 07' 06.6"||8.15 mi||north||950.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 46.0"||880.67 mi||east||3° 16' 47.5"||225.54 mi||north||916.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá *||Sat 4:16 PM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| NNW|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 4:16 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| ENE|
|Goiânia *||Sat 5:16 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| E|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:16 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ENE|
|Asuncion *||Sat 4:16 PM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Sat 3:16 PM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:16 PM||1136 km||706 miles||613 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Sat 3:16 PM||1341 km||833 miles||724 nm|| W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:16 PM||1420 km||882 miles||766 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 3:16 PM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| WNW|
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