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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 8:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 50' South, Longitude: 36° 10' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.7"999.63 miWest0° 11' 15.6"12.90 miNorth999.88 mi
24 hours11° 07' 40.8"765.75 miEast4° 32' 16.2"311.80 miNorth828.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatalTue 5:32 PM107 km67 miles58 nmEast E
MossoróTue 5:32 PM148 km92 miles80 nmWest-northwest WNW
Campina GrandeTue 5:32 PM157 km97 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
João PessoaTue 5:32 PM201 km125 miles109 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeTue 5:32 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaTue 5:32 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióTue 5:32 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaTue 6:32 PM470 km292 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorTue 5:32 PM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémTue 5:32 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmWest-northwest WNW

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