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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: 7%

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 Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 45° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.45 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.67 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 23' 21.9"940.21 miwest0° 05' 33.0"6.36 misouth939.97 mi
24 hours14° 44' 32.9"963.27 mieast1° 33' 07.1"106.76 misouth964.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo HorizonteWed 1:46 PM177 km110 miles96 nmEast-southeast ESE
PirassunungaWed 1:46 PM373 km232 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CampinasWed 1:46 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaWed 1:46 PM453 km281 miles244 nmNorthwest NW
NiteróiWed 1:46 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroWed 1:46 PM483 km300 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GoiâniaWed 1:46 PM488 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
São PauloWed 1:46 PM501 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SantosWed 1:46 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth S
VitóriaWed 1:46 PM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-southeast ESE

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