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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 20:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 38' South, Longitude: 45° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.46 meters/second, 1502.8 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"933.54 miwest0° 02' 55.2"3.35 minorth933.69 mi
24 hours13° 40' 20.0"885.16 mieast1° 44' 40.5"120.00 minorth898.12 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 5:58 PM204 km127 miles110 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ribeirão PrêtoSat 5:58 PM234 km145 miles126 nmWest-southwest WSW
PirassunungaSat 5:58 PM241 km150 miles130 nmSouthwest SW
CampinasSat 5:58 PM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloSat 5:58 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:58 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
NiteróiSat 5:58 PM362 km225 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
SantosSat 5:58 PM376 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
VitóriaSat 5:58 PM551 km342 miles297 nmEast E
GoiâniaSat 5:58 PM582 km362 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
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