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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 9:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' South, Longitude: 57° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.59 meters/second, 1503.3 km/hour, 934.1 miles/hour or 811.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.57 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.2"933.83 miWest0° 03' 01.8"3.47 miNorth933.99 mi
24 hours13° 39' 11.6"884.16 miEast1° 47' 06.5"122.79 miNorth897.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte OlimpoSat 5:48 PM55 km34 miles30 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsuncionSat 5:48 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 5:48 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad del EsteSat 5:48 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Foz do IguaçuSat 6:48 PM631 km392 miles340 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzSat 5:48 PM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 5:48 PM818 km508 miles441 nmWest W
SaltaSat 6:48 PM924 km574 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 6:48 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmEast-northeast ENE
São PauloSat 6:48 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmEast-southeast ESE

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