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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 7:42 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 20:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' South, Longitude: 40° 49' 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' 11.0"933.42 miwest0° 02' 52.7"3.30 minorth933.58 mi
24 hours13° 40' 47.1"885.55 mieast1° 43' 41.8"118.88 minorth898.33 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 PM61 km38 miles33 nmNortheast NE
CamposSat 5:38 PM132 km82 miles71 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MacaéSat 5:38 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Governador ValadaresSat 5:38 PM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Belo HorizonteSat 5:38 PM338 km210 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW
NiteróiSat 5:38 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:38 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSouthwest SW
SantosSat 5:38 PM677 km421 miles366 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloSat 5:38 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSat 5:38 PM886 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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