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 6:36:00 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: 31%
|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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.98 meters/second, 1558.7 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.6 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' 09.2"||0.17 mi||North||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 43.5"||968.39 mi||West||0° 09' 11.4"||10.53 mi||North||968.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 40.1"||836.67 mi||East||3° 57' 40.9"||272.31 mi||North||886.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Sun 3:36 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Sun 3:36 PM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sun 3:36 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||NNW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 3:36 PM||1375 km||855 miles||743 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 4:36 PM||1477 km||918 miles||797 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 4:36 PM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 4:36 PM||1806 km||1122 miles||975 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sun 3:36 PM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Sun 6:36 PM||2860 km||1777 miles||1544 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Sun 3:36 PM||2899 km||1801 miles||1565 nm||WSW|
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