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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' South, Longitude: 18° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.83 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 23' 25.7"949.41 miWest0° 07' 36.5"8.72 miSouth949.12 mi
24 hours14° 54' 21.8"983.41 miEast2° 25' 22.9"166.65 miSouth990.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 12:36 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmEast E
RecifeTue 9:36 AM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 9:36 AM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 10:36 AM2609 km1621 miles1408 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 9:36 AM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaTue 12:36 PM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 12:36 PM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Tue 10:36 AM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbidjanTue 12:36 PM3005 km1867 miles1623 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 12:36 PM3040 km1889 miles1642 nmNorth N

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