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 20:06:00 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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.50 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 51.9"||969.54 mi||west||0° 09' 17.8"||10.65 mi||north||969.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 30.7"||834.01 mi||east||3° 59' 42.5"||274.62 mi||north||884.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Sun 5:06 PM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||SE|
|Goiânia *||Sun 6:06 PM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm||ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 6:06 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||ESE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sun 4:06 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm||WSW|
|Asuncion *||Sun 5:06 PM||1273 km||791 miles||688 nm||SSW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 6:06 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Sun 4:06 PM||1309 km||813 miles||707 nm||WSW|
|Manaus||Sun 4:06 PM||1403 km||872 miles||757 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 6:06 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Sun 4:06 PM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm||W|
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