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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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 43° 29' 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' 11.5"933.55 miwest0° 02' 54.1"3.33 minorth933.70 mi
24 hours13° 40' 32.1"885.39 mieast1° 44' 14.5"119.51 minorth898.28 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 PM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Juiz de ForaSat 5:48 PM127 km79 miles69 nmSouth S
Volta RedondaSat 5:48 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiteróiSat 5:48 PM253 km157 miles137 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:48 PM260 km161 miles140 nmSouth S
VitóriaSat 5:48 PM329 km204 miles178 nmEast E
PirassunungaSat 5:48 PM436 km271 miles235 nmWest-southwest WSW
CampinasSat 5:48 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloSat 5:48 PM459 km285 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
SantosSat 5:48 PM471 km293 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
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