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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: 24%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 37° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.34 meters/second, 1498.8 km/hour, 931.3 miles/hour or 809.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.52 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.3"931.03 miwest0° 01' 45.5"2.02 minorth931.12 mi
24 hours14° 11' 52.1"918.15 mieast1° 19' 50.5"91.54 minorth926.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VitóriaFri 3:14 PM336 km209 miles181 nmWest W
NiteróiFri 3:14 PM655 km407 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroFri 3:14 PM666 km414 miles360 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorFri 3:14 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorth N
São PauloFri 3:14 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaFri 3:14 PM1260 km783 miles680 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 3:14 PM1427 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
FortalezaFri 3:14 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Fri 3:14 PM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Fri 4:14 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmSouthwest SW

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