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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 21, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 07' South, Longitude: 41° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.75 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.50 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 24' 22.7"929.76 miwest0° 00' 33.9"0.65 misouth929.73 mi
24 hours14° 07' 32.9"911.67 mieast0° 25' 05.0"28.76 minorth913.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CamposFri 4:40 PM71 km44 miles38 nmSouth S
VitóriaFri 4:40 PM130 km81 miles70 nmNortheast NE
Juiz de ForaFri 4:40 PM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiteróiFri 4:40 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroFri 4:40 PM285 km177 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
Belo HorizonteFri 4:40 PM313 km195 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
SantosFri 4:40 PM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloFri 4:40 PM616 km383 miles333 nmWest-southwest WSW
CampinasFri 4:40 PM634 km394 miles342 nmWest-southwest WSW
PirassunungaFri 4:40 PM645 km401 miles349 nmWest W
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