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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 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 21' South
Longitude: 43° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.98 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.7"941.52 miwest0° 05' 06.6"5.86 minorth941.78 mi
24 hours13° 26' 50.2"877.77 mieast2° 33' 01.9"175.42 minorth901.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo HorizonteSat 4:40 PM51 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Governador ValadaresSat 4:40 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-northeast ENE
VitóriaSat 4:40 PM362 km225 miles195 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiteróiSat 4:40 PM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroSat 4:40 PM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
PirassunungaSat 4:40 PM491 km305 miles265 nmSouthwest SW
CampinasSat 4:40 PM532 km331 miles287 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloSat 4:40 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SantosSat 4:40 PM582 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaSat 4:40 PM597 km371 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
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