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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: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 00' South
Longitude: 20° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.67 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.57 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 22' 05.8"934.06 miwest0° 04' 04.5"4.67 misouth933.87 mi
24 hours15° 13' 40.6"989.90 mieast0° 54' 28.6"62.47 misouth988.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 1:46 PM1679 km1043 miles907 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 10:46 AM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorWed 10:46 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 11:46 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 10:46 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Wed 11:46 AM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Wed 11:46 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmWest W
MonroviaWed 1:46 PM3118 km1937 miles1683 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 1:46 PM3264 km2028 miles1762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 1:46 PM3360 km2088 miles1814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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