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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: 35%

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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 25° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.66 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.68 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.0"940.74 miwest0° 04' 57.4"5.68 minorth941.00 mi
24 hours13° 29' 17.3"879.81 mieast2° 29' 47.7"171.70 minorth902.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 3:24 PM1573 km978 miles850 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 3:24 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSat 3:24 PM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSat 6:24 PM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmEast E
São PauloSat 3:24 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 3:24 PM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaSat 3:24 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmWest W
BelémSat 3:24 PM3210 km1995 miles1733 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaSat 6:24 PM3268 km2030 miles1764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 6:24 PM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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