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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 = Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 6:24:00 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: 15%

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 Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 53° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.06 meters/second, 1497.8 km/hour, 930.7 miles/hour or 808.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.51 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 23' 05.1"930.40 miWest0° 01' 46.4"2.04 miSouth930.31 mi
24 hours14° 39' 16.3"947.83 miEast0° 01' 18.2"1.50 miSouth947.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campo GrandeThu 2:24 PM77 km48 miles42 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ciudad del Este *Thu 3:24 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
Foz do IguaçuThu 3:24 PM532 km330 miles287 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasThu 3:24 PM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Asuncion *Thu 3:24 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
GoiâniaThu 3:24 PM672 km418 miles363 nmNortheast NE
São PauloThu 3:24 PM816 km507 miles440 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaThu 3:24 PM846 km526 miles457 nmNortheast NE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 2:24 PM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-northwest WNW
CriciúmaThu 3:24 PM991 km616 miles535 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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