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 21:32:00 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 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||50° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.09 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 31.5"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 40.1"||1000.10 mi||west||0° 11' 16.5"||12.91 mi||north||1000.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 34.1"||764.79 mi||east||4° 32' 21.9"||311.93 mi||north||827.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Tue 6:32 PM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| NNE|
|Santarém||Tue 6:32 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| NW|
|Manaus||Tue 5:32 PM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 7:32 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| SSE|
|Cayenne||Tue 6:32 PM||1180 km||733 miles||637 nm|| N|
|Paramaribo||Tue 6:32 PM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 6:32 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm|| E|
|Salvador||Tue 6:32 PM||1592 km||989 miles||860 nm|| ESE|
|Georgetown||Tue 5:32 PM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NNW|
|Recife||Tue 6:32 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| E|
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