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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 3:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 51° 51' West

The ground speed is currently 417.26 meters/second, 1502.1 kilometres/hour, 933.4 miles/hour or 811.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.56 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.2"933.08 miWest0° 03' 44.6"4.29 miSouth932.90 mi
24 hours15° 13' 54.2"989.18 miEast0° 46' 19.1"53.11 miSouth988.13 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Goiânia *Wed 1:56 PM472 km293 miles255 nmNortheast NE
Barra do GarçasWed 12:56 PM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth N
Pedro Juan Caballero *Wed 12:56 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
Pirassununga *Wed 1:56 PM504 km313 miles272 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Wed 1:56 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fuerte Olimpo *Wed 12:56 PM635 km395 miles343 nmWest W
Brasilia *Wed 1:56 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNortheast NE
Curitiba *Wed 1:56 PM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Ciudad del Este *Wed 12:56 PM658 km409 miles355 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Wed 1:56 PM658 km409 miles356 nmSoutheast SE

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