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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 35° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.00 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.14 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.9"968.33 miwest0° 10' 07.1"11.59 misouth968.04 mi
24 hours14° 14' 35.0"956.29 mieast3° 35' 34.7"247.05 misouth979.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorMon 9:46 AM312 km194 miles168 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióMon 9:46 AM471 km293 miles254 nmNorth N
RecifeMon 9:46 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth N
FortalezaMon 9:46 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 10:46 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 10:46 AM1319 km820 miles712 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 10:46 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 9:46 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 9:46 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 9:46 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmNorthwest NW

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