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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: 51%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 39' South
Longitude: 41° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.41 meters/second, 1502.7 km/hour, 933.7 miles/hour or 811.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.56 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.1"933.49 miwest0° 02' 52.8"3.30 minorth933.65 mi
24 hours13° 40' 45.6"885.59 mieast1° 43' 45.1"118.95 minorth898.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VitóriaSat 5:38 PM84 km53 miles46 nmEast-northeast ENE
CamposSat 5:38 PM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth S
Governador ValadaresSat 5:38 PM221 km138 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Belo HorizonteSat 5:38 PM311 km193 miles168 nmWest-northwest WNW
NiteróiSat 5:38 PM325 km202 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:38 PM337 km209 miles182 nmSouthwest SW
SantosSat 5:38 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloSat 5:38 PM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
CampinasSat 5:38 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
PirassunungaSat 5:38 PM675 km420 miles365 nmWest-southwest WSW
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