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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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' South, Longitude: 43° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.43 meters/second, 1502.8 km/hour, 933.8 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' 11.4"933.48 miwest0° 02' 54.0"3.32 minorth933.63 mi
24 hours13° 40' 33.6"885.35 mieast1° 44' 11.2"119.44 minorth898.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo HorizonteSat 5:48 PM122 km76 miles66 nmNorthwest NW
Juiz de ForaSat 5:48 PM128 km79 miles69 nmSouth S
Volta RedondaSat 5:48 PM226 km141 miles122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CamposSat 5:48 PM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
Governador ValadaresSat 5:48 PM236 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MacaéSat 5:48 PM244 km151 miles132 nmSoutheast SE
NiteróiSat 5:48 PM250 km156 miles135 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:48 PM258 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
VitóriaSat 5:48 PM301 km187 miles163 nmEast E
PirassunungaSat 5:48 PM462 km287 miles249 nmWest-southwest WSW
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