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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 7:06:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 39° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.15 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.15 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 27' 46.3"968.77 miWest0° 09' 13.6"10.57 miNorth969.16 mi
24 hours12° 28' 36.7"835.78 miEast3° 58' 21.8"273.09 miNorth885.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ItabunaSun 4:06 PM47 km29 miles25 nmSoutheast SE
IlhéusSun 4:06 PM66 km41 miles35 nmSoutheast SE
JequiéSun 4:06 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNorthwest NW
Vitória da ConquistaSun 4:06 PM146 km91 miles79 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSun 4:06 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorSun 4:06 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
Vitória *Sun 5:06 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
MaceióSun 4:06 PM675 km419 miles364 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSun 4:06 PM871 km541 miles470 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Sun 5:06 PM908 km564 miles490 nmWest W

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