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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: 36%
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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 15' South
Longitude: 59° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.71 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.9"942.17 miwest0° 05' 14.7"6.01 minorth942.44 mi
24 hours13° 24' 37.9"875.89 mieast2° 35' 53.4"178.70 minorth900.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzSat 4:48 PM374 km232 miles202 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 4:48 PM555 km345 miles299 nmWest W
Asuncion *Sat 5:48 PM710 km441 miles384 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SaltaSat 5:48 PM828 km515 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 4:48 PM914 km568 miles494 nmWest-northwest WNW
TucumánSat 5:48 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio BrancoSat 4:48 PM1327 km824 miles716 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaSat 5:48 PM1342 km834 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSat 5:48 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloSat 5:48 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast-southeast ESE
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