Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 8:06:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 31.5"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 35.1"||999.45 mi||West||0° 11' 15.3"||12.89 mi||North||999.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 09.7"||766.19 mi||East||4° 32' 13.5"||311.75 mi||North||829.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 6:06 PM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||NW|
|Natal||Tue 5:06 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm||W|
|Recife||Tue 5:06 PM||603 km||375 miles||325 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 5:06 PM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Tue 5:06 PM||1225 km||761 miles||662 nm||SW|
|Belém||Tue 5:06 PM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 6:06 PM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 6:06 PM||2366 km||1470 miles||1278 nm||SW|
|Praia||Tue 7:06 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 8:06 PM||2440 km||1516 miles||1317 nm||NE|
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