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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: 47%

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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 21:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' South, Longitude: 50° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.54 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"15.98 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.6"958.48 miwest0° 07' 45.7"8.90 minorth958.84 mi
24 hours12° 36' 52.5"836.27 mieast3° 28' 13.7"238.62 minorth876.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSun 6:06 PM164 km102 miles89 nmWest-northwest WNW
Goiânia *Sun 7:06 PM173 km108 miles94 nmEast E
Anápolis *Sun 7:06 PM211 km131 miles114 nmEast E
Brasilia *Sun 7:06 PM338 km210 miles182 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Sun 7:06 PM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 7:06 PM1073 km667 miles579 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 6:06 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSun 6:06 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 5:06 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 6:06 PM1699 km1056 miles917 nmNorth N
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