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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 45° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.77 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.13 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 25' 17.5"967.81 miwest0° 10' 03.7"11.53 misouth967.52 mi
24 hours14° 15' 50.3"957.24 mieast3° 33' 56.5"245.18 misouth980.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasMon 10:26 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Mon 11:26 AM355 km221 miles192 nmSouthwest SW
Goiânia *Mon 11:26 AM538 km334 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
Belo Horizonte *Mon 11:26 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorMon 10:26 AM729 km453 miles393 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 11:26 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Mon 11:26 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmSouth S
RecifeMon 10:26 AM1297 km806 miles700 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaMon 10:26 AM1345 km836 miles727 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémMon 10:26 AM1440 km895 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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