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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 12' South, Longitude: 53° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.55 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.24 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.6"992.68 miwest0° 12' 18.9"14.11 misouth992.56 mi
24 hours13° 10' 02.6"903.70 mieast4° 43' 01.8"324.22 misouth954.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémSun 11:28 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth N
ManausSun 10:28 AM828 km514 miles447 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémSun 11:28 AM865 km537 miles467 nmNortheast NE
BrasiliaSun 11:28 AM1147 km712 miles619 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneSun 11:28 AM1351 km840 miles730 nmNorth N
ParamariboSun 11:28 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSun 10:28 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownSun 10:28 AM1625 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSun 11:28 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorSun 11:28 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmEast-southeast ESE
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