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 6:26:00 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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.92 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 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' 27.7"||16.14 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||North||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 42.4"||968.26 mi||West||0° 09' 10.7"||10.52 mi||North||968.65 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 01.3"||836.97 mi||East||3° 57' 27.1"||272.04 mi||North||886.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 3:26 PM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Sun 3:26 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 3:26 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 4:26 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 4:26 PM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm||W|
|Guarulhos *||Sun 4:26 PM||2006 km||1246 miles||1083 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 4:26 PM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Sun 3:26 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Sun 6:26 PM||2602 km||1617 miles||1405 nm||E|
|Monrovia||Sun 6:26 PM||3127 km||1943 miles||1688 nm||NE|
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