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 19:26:00 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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 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' 30.2"||950.75 mi||west||0° 07' 07.6"||8.17 mi||north||951.10 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 23.0"||880.34 mi||east||3° 17' 08.9"||225.95 mi||north||916.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Sat 3:26 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| W|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 4:26 PM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Sat 3:26 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 4:26 PM||842 km||523 miles||454 nm|| S|
|La Paz||Sat 3:26 PM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm|| W|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:26 PM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| E|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:26 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| ESE|
|Manaus||Sat 3:26 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Sat 4:26 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:26 PM||1652 km||1027 miles||892 nm|| ESE|
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