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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' South, Longitude: 43° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.97 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"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.6"941.44 miwest0° 05' 06.5"5.86 minorth941.70 mi
24 hours13° 26' 52.3"877.74 mieast2° 32' 59.0"175.36 minorth901.49 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 PM70 km44 miles38 nmSouthwest SW
Governador ValadaresSat 4:40 PM155 km97 miles84 nmEast-northeast ENE
VitóriaSat 4:40 PM335 km208 miles181 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiteróiSat 4:40 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroSat 4:40 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouth S
PirassunungaSat 4:40 PM513 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
CampinasSat 4:40 PM551 km342 miles297 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloSat 4:40 PM576 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
SantosSat 4:40 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaSat 4:40 PM619 km385 miles334 nmNorthwest NW
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