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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: 8%

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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 23' South, Longitude: 38° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.19 meters/second, 1588.3 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 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' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.1"986.77 miwest0° 11' 42.6"13.41 misouth986.59 mi
24 hours13° 24' 11.0"914.80 mieast4° 25' 23.1"304.05 misouth957.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AracajuSun 9:02 AM234 km146 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
GaranhunsSun 9:02 AM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaceióSun 9:02 AM317 km197 miles171 nmEast E
SalvadorSun 9:02 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth S
RecifeSun 9:02 AM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatalSun 9:02 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 9:02 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaSun 10:02 AM914 km568 miles493 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Sun 10:02 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 9:02 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorthwest NW
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