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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 20:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 45° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.46 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.8 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 02.9"0.05 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.9"933.61 miwest0° 02' 55.4"3.35 minorth933.76 mi
24 hours13° 40' 18.5"885.20 mieast1° 44' 43.8"120.07 minorth898.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ribeirão PrêtoSat 5:58 PM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
PirassunungaSat 5:58 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouthwest SW
Belo HorizonteSat 5:58 PM229 km143 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
UberabaSat 5:58 PM235 km146 miles127 nmWest-northwest WNW
CampinasSat 5:58 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloSat 5:58 PM334 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SantosSat 5:58 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:58 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
NiteróiSat 5:58 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
GoiâniaSat 5:58 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
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