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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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 37° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.88 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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"0.10 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.0"941.22 miwest0° 05' 03.8"5.80 minorth941.49 mi
24 hours13° 27' 36.8"878.37 mieast2° 32' 00.9"174.25 minorth901.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VitóriaSat 4:16 PM279 km173 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo HorizonteSat 4:16 PM633 km393 miles342 nmWest W
NiteróiSat 4:16 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroSat 4:16 PM679 km422 miles367 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSat 4:16 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth N
São PauloSat 4:16 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 4:16 PM1134 km704 miles612 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 4:16 PM1290 km801 miles696 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSat 4:16 PM1731 km1076 miles935 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Sat 4:16 PM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmWest-southwest WSW

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