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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 20:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' South, Longitude: 49° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.08 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.6"941.69 miwest0° 05' 09.5"5.92 minorth941.95 mi
24 hours13° 26' 01.8"877.02 mieast2° 34' 04.8"176.61 minorth901.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ItumbiaraSat 5:06 PM109 km67 miles59 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UberlândiaSat 5:06 PM147 km92 miles80 nmEast-northeast ENE
São José do Rio PretoSat 5:06 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth S
UberabaSat 5:06 PM184 km114 miles99 nmEast-southeast ESE
GoiâniaSat 5:06 PM290 km180 miles156 nmNorth N
PirassunungaSat 5:06 PM375 km233 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
BrasiliaSat 5:06 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Barra do GarçasSat 5:06 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
CampinasSat 5:06 PM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloSat 5:06 PM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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