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 8:22:00 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 20:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.88 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.7 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' 11.2"||0.21 mi||North||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.1"||999.56 mi||West||0° 11' 15.5"||12.89 mi||North||999.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 51.8"||765.92 mi||East||4° 32' 15.2"||311.78 mi||North||829.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Natal||Tue 5:22 PM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm||W|
|João Pessoa||Tue 5:22 PM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm||SW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 6:22 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||NNE|
|Recife||Tue 5:22 PM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm||SSW|
|Maceió||Tue 5:22 PM||471 km||293 miles||255 nm||SSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 5:22 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Tue 5:22 PM||942 km||586 miles||509 nm||SSW|
|Belém||Tue 5:22 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 6:22 PM||1893 km||1177 miles||1022 nm||SW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 6:22 PM||2146 km||1333 miles||1159 nm||SSW|
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