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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 14:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 50' South
Longitude: 34° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.29 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.4"977.52 miwest0° 11' 05.5"12.71 misouth977.27 mi
24 hours13° 48' 39.6"935.11 mieast4° 03' 01.8"278.48 misouth968.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióMon 11:02 AM284 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeMon 11:02 AM418 km259 miles225 nmNorth N
SalvadorMon 11:02 AM468 km291 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalMon 11:02 AM679 km422 miles366 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaMon 12:02 PM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaMon 11:02 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaMon 11:02 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroMon 11:02 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloMon 11:02 AM1838 km1142 miles992 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 11:02 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorthwest NW
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