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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 22:24:00 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: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 33.3"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 17.6"||1004.93 mi||west||0° 10' 57.1"||12.54 mi||north||1004.91 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 23.1"||735.77 mi||east||4° 14' 41.3"||291.70 mi||north||789.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Thu 7:24 PM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Thu 7:24 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
|Cayenne||Thu 7:24 PM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| W|
|Recife||Thu 7:24 PM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Thu 7:24 PM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Thu 7:24 PM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm|| S|
|Georgetown||Thu 6:24 PM||1861 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Thu 6:24 PM||2168 km||1347 miles||1171 nm|| WSW|
|Bridgetown||Thu 6:24 PM||2238 km||1391 miles||1208 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 8:24 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| SSW|
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