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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: 26%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 42' North, Longitude: 40° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.5"1003.68 miwest0° 12' 08.8"13.91 misouth1003.79 mi
24 hours11° 57' 52.1"827.53 mieast4° 55' 01.1"337.84 misouth893.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaFri 7:28 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémFri 7:28 AM950 km590 miles513 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fernando de NoronhaFri 8:28 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 7:28 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneFri 7:28 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 7:28 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
ParamariboFri 7:28 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Fri 8:28 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownFri 6:28 AM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausFri 6:28 AM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmWest W
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