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 21:06:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 21:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 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' 29.9"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 01.7"||987.47 mi||west||0° 10' 39.1"||12.20 mi||north||987.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 40.2"||794.14 mi||east||4° 23' 55.4"||302.31 mi||north||854.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Manaus||Mon 5:06 PM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 7:06 PM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 5:06 PM||1258 km||782 miles||679 nm|| W|
|Belém||Mon 6:06 PM||1295 km||804 miles||699 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Mon 5:06 PM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Mon 5:06 PM||1459 km||906 miles||788 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 6:06 PM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Mon 6:06 PM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 6:06 PM||1768 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| N|
|São Paulo *||Mon 7:06 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm|| SSE|
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