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.
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- 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%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 17' ||West|
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"||969.63 mi||west||0° 09' 17.9"||10.66 mi||north||970.02 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 28.4"||834.03 mi||east||3° 59' 44.0"||274.67 mi||north||884.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá *||Sun 5:06 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| SW|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 5:06 PM||279 km||174 miles||151 nm|| SE|
|Goiânia *||Sun 6:06 PM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 6:06 PM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 5:06 PM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Sun 4:06 PM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 6:06 PM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Sun 4:06 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Sun 4:06 PM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 6:06 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| SE|
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