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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 52' South
Longitude: 30° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.12 meters/second, 1559.2 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.7"968.66 miwest0° 10' 08.7"11.63 misouth968.38 mi
24 hours14° 13' 56.2"955.86 mieast3° 36' 24.9"248.02 misouth979.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 9:26 AM768 km477 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 9:26 AM820 km509 miles443 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 9:26 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:26 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 10:26 AM1832 km1139 miles989 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 10:26 AM1967 km1223 miles1062 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 9:26 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownMon 12:26 PM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmEast E
Asuncion *Mon 9:26 AM3062 km1902 miles1653 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 9:26 AM3145 km1954 miles1698 nmNorthwest NW
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