Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 19:16:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 27.7"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.3"||968.98 mi||west||0° 09' 14.4"||10.59 mi||north||969.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 13.4"||835.51 mi||east||3° 58' 36.9"||273.39 mi||north||885.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória da Conquista||Sun 4:16 PM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm||ESE|
|Jequié||Sun 4:16 PM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm||ENE|
|Salvador||Sun 4:16 PM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm||ENE|
|Belo Horizonte *||Sun 5:16 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||SSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:16 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||WSW|
|Vitória *||Sun 5:16 PM||682 km||423 miles||368 nm||SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 5:16 PM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||S|
|Recife||Sun 4:16 PM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm||NE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:16 PM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm||SSW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 4:16 PM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm||NNE|
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