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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 11:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 16' North, Longitude: 37° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.95 meters/second, 1619.8 km/hour, 1006.5 miles/hour or 874.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 00.4"1006.43 miWest0° 11' 16.7"12.91 miNorth1006.51 mi
24 hours10° 44' 15.2"742.72 miEast4° 26' 27.8"305.14 miNorth802.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 8:24 PM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 9:24 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeThu 8:24 PM959 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémThu 8:24 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 8:24 PM1470 km914 miles794 nmSouth S
CayenneThu 8:24 PM1747 km1085 miles943 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboThu 8:24 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Thu 9:24 PM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaThu 10:24 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownThu 7:24 PM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmWest-northwest WNW

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