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 19:24:00 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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.08 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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"||0.14 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 30.1"||950.72 mi||west||0° 07' 07.4"||8.17 mi||north||951.07 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 27.6"||880.41 mi||east||3° 17' 04.7"||225.87 mi||north||916.21 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 4:24 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| ENE|
|Santa Cruz||Sat 3:24 PM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Sat 3:24 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 4:24 PM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| S|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:24 PM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Sat 3:24 PM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:24 PM||1306 km||812 miles||705 nm|| ESE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 3:24 PM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:24 PM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm|| ESE|
|Manaus||Sat 3:24 PM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| N|
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