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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 15:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' South, Longitude: 55° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.73 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.80 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 23' 15.2"947.55 miwest0° 07' 17.2"8.35 misouth947.26 mi
24 hours14° 57' 34.0"985.19 mieast2° 16' 50.4"156.87 misouth991.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasTue 12:08 PM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 11:08 AM621 km386 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW
Goiânia *Tue 1:08 PM652 km405 miles352 nmEast E
Brasilia *Tue 1:08 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
Asuncion *Tue 12:08 PM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreTue 11:08 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmWest W
São Paulo *Tue 1:08 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 11:08 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 1:08 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoTue 11:08 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmWest-northwest WNW

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