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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: 9%

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 Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 16' South, Longitude: 29° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.36 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.9"987.16 miwest0° 11' 44.1"13.44 misouth986.98 mi
24 hours13° 22' 57.2"913.70 mieast4° 26' 17.0"305.07 misouth956.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 8:26 AM560 km348 miles303 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSun 8:26 AM639 km397 miles345 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaSun 9:26 AM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSun 8:26 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 8:26 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 9:26 AM2073 km1288 miles1120 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 9:26 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 8:26 AM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sun 9:26 AM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownSun 11:26 AM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmNortheast NE
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