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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' South, Longitude: 44° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.07 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.44 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 26.1"986.51 miwest0° 11' 41.5"13.39 misouth986.32 mi
24 hours13° 25' 00.4"915.53 mieast4° 24' 46.6"303.35 misouth958.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 9:26 AM752 km468 miles406 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sun 10:26 AM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaSun 9:26 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNortheast NE
BelémSun 9:26 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSun 9:26 AM1056 km656 miles570 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 10:26 AM1501 km933 miles810 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sun 10:26 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouth S
CayenneSun 9:26 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausSun 8:26 AM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboSun 9:26 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorthwest NW
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