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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 7:36:00 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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 23' South, Longitude: 46° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.33 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 49.1"969.16 miWest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 miNorth969.55 mi
24 hours12° 27' 33.6"834.89 miEast3° 59' 02.5"273.86 miNorth885.05 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 5:36 PM196 km122 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
Goiânia *Sun 5:36 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSouthwest SW
Barra do GarçasSun 4:36 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo Horizonte *Sun 5:36 PM683 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 4:36 PM911 km566 miles492 nmEast E
São Paulo *Sun 5:36 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:36 PM1023 km636 miles553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémSun 4:36 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmNorth N
RecifeSun 4:36 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSun 4:36 PM1486 km924 miles803 nmNortheast NE

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