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 19:46:00 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 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 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"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.0"||969.29 mi||west||0° 09' 16.4"||10.63 mi||north||969.68 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 12.6"||834.60 mi||east||3° 59' 15.9"||274.12 mi||north||884.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:46 PM||212 km||132 miles||115 nm||SE|
|Anápolis *||Sun 5:46 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm||S|
|Goiânia *||Sun 5:46 PM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm||S|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 4:46 PM||371 km||231 miles||201 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:46 PM||1055 km||655 miles||569 nm||SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 5:46 PM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm||SSE|
|Salvador||Sun 4:46 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm||E|
|Belém||Sun 4:46 PM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Sun 4:46 PM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 4:46 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||892 nm||NE|
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