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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 = Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 2:28:00 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

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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.8 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' 50.7"992.62 miWest0° 12' 18.9"14.11 miSouth992.50 mi
24 hours13° 10' 00.9"903.61 miEast4° 43' 03.3"324.23 miSouth954.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Félix do XinguSun 11:28 AM178 km111 miles96 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantarémSun 11:28 AM545 km339 miles294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémSun 11:28 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNortheast NE
ManausSun 10:28 AM853 km530 miles460 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSun 11:28 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneSun 11:28 AM1348 km837 miles728 nmNorth N
ParamariboSun 11:28 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSun 10:28 AM1607 km998 miles867 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownSun 10:28 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSun 11:28 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmEast-northeast ENE

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