Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 5:46:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 30%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.69 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 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' 27.5"||16.13 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||North||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 38.8"||967.74 mi||West||0° 09' 07.6"||10.46 mi||North||968.13 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 26.1"||838.16 mi||East||3° 56' 31.4"||270.98 mi||North||887.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 5:46 PM||1568 km||975 miles||847 nm||E|
|Recife||Sun 2:46 PM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 2:46 PM||1977 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 2:46 PM||2339 km||1454 miles||1263 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Sun 5:46 PM||2544 km||1581 miles||1374 nm||NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 3:46 PM||2581 km||1603 miles||1393 nm||WSW|
|Freetown||Sun 5:46 PM||2675 km||1662 miles||1444 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 5:46 PM||2769 km||1721 miles||1495 nm||NNE|
|Abidjan||Sun 5:46 PM||2846 km||1768 miles||1537 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 5:46 PM||2895 km||1799 miles||1563 nm||NE|
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