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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 50° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.4 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' 31.5"957.23 miwest0° 08' 41.2"9.96 misouth956.93 mi
24 hours14° 25' 46.4"958.60 mieast2° 54' 45.5"200.32 misouth971.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasTue 1:08 PM161 km100 miles87 nmWest-northwest WNW
GoiâniaTue 1:08 PM169 km105 miles91 nmEast-southeast ESE
AnápolisTue 1:08 PM195 km121 miles106 nmEast E
BrasiliaTue 1:08 PM314 km195 miles170 nmEast E
São PauloTue 1:08 PM925 km574 miles499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroTue 1:08 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Tue 1:08 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorTue 1:08 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 12:08 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 1:08 PM1651 km1026 miles891 nmNorth N
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