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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 = Friday, October 19, 2012 at 6:34:00 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: 24%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' South, Longitude: 41° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.37 meters/second, 1498.9 km/hour, 931.4 miles/hour or 809.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.52 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 23' 50.2"931.10 miWest0° 01' 48.1"2.07 miNorth931.20 mi
24 hours14° 11' 23.2"917.69 miEast1° 20' 50.8"92.69 miNorth926.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CamposFri 3:34 PM114 km71 miles61 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VitóriaFri 3:34 PM156 km97 miles84 nmEast-northeast ENE
MacaéFri 3:34 PM177 km110 miles96 nmSouth S
Juiz de ForaFri 3:34 PM202 km125 miles109 nmWest-southwest WSW
Governador ValadaresFri 3:34 PM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth N
Belo HorizonteFri 3:34 PM253 km157 miles137 nmWest-northwest WNW
NiteróiFri 3:34 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de JaneiroFri 3:34 PM285 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SantosFri 3:34 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloFri 3:34 PM593 km369 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW

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