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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 20:32:00 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%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.30 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 29.8"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 59.2"||987.04 mi||west||0° 10' 37.7"||12.18 mi||north||987.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 35.6"||794.88 mi||east||4° 23' 33.6"||301.87 mi||north||854.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas *||Mon 6:32 PM||24 km||15 miles||13 nm||WNW|
|São Félix do Xingu||Mon 5:32 PM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||NW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 6:32 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||S|
|Belém||Mon 5:32 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm||N|
|Salvador||Mon 5:32 PM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm||ESE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:32 PM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Mon 5:32 PM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Mon 6:32 PM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 6:32 PM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Mon 4:32 PM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm||WNW|
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