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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 = Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 4:08:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 50° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.02 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.96 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 31.7"957.17 miWest0° 08' 41.2"9.96 miSouth956.87 mi
24 hours14° 25' 45.1"958.53 miEast2° 54' 48.9"200.37 miSouth971.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GoiâniaTue 1:08 PM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-southeast ESE
AnápolisTue 1:08 PM169 km105 miles91 nmEast E
Barra do GarçasTue 1:08 PM189 km118 miles102 nmWest W
BrasiliaTue 1:08 PM286 km178 miles154 nmEast E
São PauloTue 1:08 PM910 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroTue 1:08 PM1074 km668 miles580 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Tue 1:08 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorTue 1:08 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 12:08 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 1:08 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmNorth N

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