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 5:56:00 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 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.75 meters/second, 1557.9 km/hour, 968.0 miles/hour or 841.2 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' 27.5"||16.13 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||North||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 39.7"||967.87 mi||West||0° 09' 08.5"||10.47 mi||North||968.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 04.9"||837.86 mi||East||3° 56' 45.4"||271.25 mi||North||887.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 2:56 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 2:56 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Sun 5:56 PM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 2:56 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 3:56 PM||2347 km||1458 miles||1267 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Sun 5:56 PM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm||NNE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 3:56 PM||2702 km||1679 miles||1459 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 3:56 PM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||W|
|Freetown||Sun 5:56 PM||2761 km||1716 miles||1491 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 5:56 PM||2848 km||1769 miles||1538 nm||NNE|
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