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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 22° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.14 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 807.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 59.3"928.41 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth928.40 mi
24 hours15° 01' 35.0"971.02 mieast0° 40' 34.3"46.52 minorth974.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 2:56 PM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorThu 11:56 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeThu 11:56 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 12:56 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmWest W
São Paulo *Thu 12:56 PM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaThu 11:56 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Thu 12:56 PM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmWest W
MonroviaThu 2:56 PM3273 km2034 miles1768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 2:56 PM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 2:56 PM3501 km2175 miles1890 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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