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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' South, Longitude: 32° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.51 meters/second, 1503.0 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.6 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' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 22' 04.3"933.69 miwest0° 03' 56.9"4.53 misouth933.51 mi
24 hours15° 13' 47.5"989.67 mieast0° 51' 19.0"58.84 misouth988.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorWed 11:36 AM981 km610 miles530 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 12:36 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeWed 11:36 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Wed 12:36 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Wed 12:36 PM1649 km1024 miles890 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaWed 11:36 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Wed 11:36 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 11:36 AM2663 km1654 miles1438 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Wed 12:36 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownWed 2:36 PM2918 km1813 miles1576 nmEast E
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