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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 7:26:00 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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 44° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.27 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 48.2"969.03 miWest0° 09' 15.0"10.60 miNorth969.42 mi
24 hours12° 27' 54.6"835.19 miEast3° 58' 49.0"273.60 miNorth885.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Brasilia *Sun 5:26 PM408 km253 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
Goiânia *Sun 5:26 PM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo Horizonte *Sun 5:26 PM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth S
SalvadorSun 4:26 PM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:26 PM956 km594 miles516 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sun 5:26 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSun 4:26 PM1250 km776 miles675 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSun 4:26 PM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSun 4:26 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sun 4:26 PM1837 km1141 miles992 nmSouthwest SW

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