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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 54' South
Longitude: 33° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.06 meters/second, 1559.0 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 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' 21.8"968.53 miwest0° 10' 07.8"11.61 misouth968.25 mi
24 hours14° 14' 15.7"956.11 mieast3° 35' 59.8"247.55 misouth979.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióMon 9:36 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorMon 9:36 AM563 km350 miles304 nmWest W
RecifeMon 9:36 AM662 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaMon 9:36 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:36 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 10:36 AM1575 km979 miles851 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 10:36 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 9:36 AM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 9:36 AM2833 km1761 miles1530 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 9:36 AM2954 km1835 miles1595 nmNorthwest NW
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