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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' South, Longitude: 35° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.48 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 04.1"933.62 miwest0° 03' 55.2"4.50 misouth933.44 mi
24 hours15° 13' 48.8"989.62 mieast0° 50' 41.0"58.11 misouth988.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Wed 12:46 PM522 km324 miles282 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 11:46 AM854 km531 miles461 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 12:46 PM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Wed 12:46 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeWed 11:46 AM1325 km824 miles716 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Wed 12:46 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaWed 11:46 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Wed 11:46 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 11:46 AM2507 km1557 miles1353 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Wed 12:46 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmSouthwest SW
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