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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 25' South, Longitude: 33° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.79 meters/second, 1514.9 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.09 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.4"941.04 miwest0° 05' 01.4"5.76 minorth941.30 mi
24 hours13° 28' 15.5"878.93 mieast2° 31' 09.9"173.27 minorth902.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 3:56 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSat 3:56 PM1121 km697 miles605 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeSat 3:56 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
São PauloSat 3:56 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 3:56 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaSat 3:56 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémSat 3:56 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 3:56 PM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sat 4:56 PM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownSat 6:56 PM2925 km1817 miles1579 nmEast E

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