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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: 86%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 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° 36' 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 00.5"1006.43 miwest0° 11' 16.7"12.91 minorth1006.51 mi
24 hours10° 44' 14.8"742.71 mieast4° 26' 27.4"305.13 minorth802.14 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 PM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 9:24 PM738 km458 miles398 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeThu 8:24 PM973 km605 miles525 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémThu 8:24 PM1227 km762 miles662 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 8:24 PM1467 km911 miles792 nmSouth S
CayenneThu 8:24 PM1718 km1067 miles928 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboThu 8:24 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Thu 9:24 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaThu 10:24 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownThu 7:24 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmWest-northwest WNW

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