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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 19:26:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||32° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.98 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 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' 29.8"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 53.9"||986.41 mi||west||0° 10' 35.1"||12.13 mi||north||986.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 24.3"||796.50 mi||east||4° 22' 50.2"||301.07 mi||north||855.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 4:26 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| NW|
|Maceió||Mon 4:26 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| WNW|
|Natal||Mon 4:26 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Mon 5:26 PM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Mon 4:26 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:26 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 5:26 PM||1803 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 5:26 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Mon 4:26 PM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm|| WNW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 5:26 PM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| SW|
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