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 20:16:00 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 20:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.56 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 53.0"||969.75 mi||west||0° 09' 18.6"||10.67 mi||north||970.14 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 07.5"||833.74 mi||east||3° 59' 57.3"||274.92 mi||north||884.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá *||Sun 5:16 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 5:16 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 6:16 PM||962 km||598 miles||519 nm|| ESE|
|Sucre||Sun 4:16 PM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Sun 5:16 PM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm|| S|
|La Paz||Sun 4:16 PM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm|| WSW|
|Manaus||Sun 4:16 PM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 6:16 PM||1475 km||917 miles||797 nm|| SE|
|Belém||Sun 5:16 PM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 6:16 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| SE|
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