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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' South, Longitude: 37° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.45 meters/second, 1502.8 km/hour, 933.8 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"15.56 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 03.7"933.55 miwest0° 03' 53.7"4.47 misouth933.37 mi
24 hours15° 13' 49.7"989.57 mieast0° 50' 02.9"57.39 misouth988.57 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 12:56 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest W
Niterói *Wed 12:56 PM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo Horizonte *Wed 12:56 PM644 km400 miles348 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 12:56 PM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorWed 11:56 AM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Wed 12:56 PM995 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Wed 12:56 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeWed 11:56 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaWed 11:56 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Wed 11:56 AM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmWest-southwest WSW
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