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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

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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 36' South, Longitude: 31° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.82 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 23' 22.1"948.85 miwest0° 07' 30.0"8.60 misouth948.56 mi
24 hours14° 55' 28.1"984.11 mieast2° 22' 31.8"163.40 misouth990.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorTue 10:26 AM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 10:26 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 11:26 AM1392 km865 miles751 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 10:26 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Tue 11:26 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Tue 11:26 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmWest W
BelémTue 10:26 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownTue 1:26 PM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmEast E
Asuncion *Tue 10:26 AM2870 km1784 miles1550 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Tue 11:26 AM3135 km1948 miles1693 nmSouthwest SW
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