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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 8:06:00 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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' South, Longitude: 54° 01' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.16 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.9"969.54 miWest0° 09' 17.8"10.65 miNorth969.93 mi
24 hours12° 26' 30.7"834.01 miEast3° 59' 42.5"274.62 miNorth884.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSun 5:06 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSoutheast SE
Goiânia *Sun 6:06 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sun 6:06 PM679 km422 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 4:06 PM781 km485 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sun 5:06 PM1273 km791 miles688 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Sun 6:06 PM1285 km798 miles694 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 4:06 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausSun 4:06 PM1403 km872 miles757 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 6:06 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSun 4:06 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmWest W

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