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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: 3%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 27° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.20 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.9"968.78 miwest0° 10' 10.0"11.65 misouth968.50 mi
24 hours14° 13' 29.0"955.45 mieast3° 36' 59.8"248.67 misouth979.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 9:12 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 9:12 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 9:12 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:12 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 10:12 AM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 10:12 AM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 12:12 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmEast E
BelémMon 9:12 AM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 12:12 PM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 12:12 PM2935 km1823 miles1585 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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