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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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 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° 30' 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"1003.75 miwest0° 12' 08.8"13.91 misouth1003.86 mi
24 hours11° 57' 53.7"827.62 mieast4° 55' 01.4"337.87 misouth893.39 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 AM536 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémFri 7:28 AM920 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 7:28 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneFri 7:28 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 7:28 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmSouth S
ParamariboFri 7:28 AM1726 km1072 miles932 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Fri 8:28 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownFri 6:28 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausFri 6:28 AM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmWest W
PraiaFri 9:28 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNortheast NE
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