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 Tuesday, November 20, 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.91 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 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' 31.6"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.21 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.8"||999.70 mi||west||0° 11' 15.6"||12.90 mi||north||999.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 39.6"||765.79 mi||east||4° 32' 16.5"||311.82 mi||north||828.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mossoró||Tue 5:32 PM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm|| NW|
|Natal||Tue 5:32 PM||133 km||82 miles||72 nm|| E|
|Campina Grande||Tue 5:32 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm|| SSE|
|João Pessoa||Tue 5:32 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Tue 5:32 PM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| SE|
|Fortaleza||Tue 5:32 PM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| NW|
|Maceió||Tue 5:32 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| S|
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 6:32 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| ENE|
|Salvador||Tue 5:32 PM||820 km||509 miles||443 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Tue 5:32 PM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| WNW|
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