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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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 29° 43' 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' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 00.0"928.41 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth928.41 mi
24 hours15° 01' 01.7"970.42 mieast0° 42' 24.3"48.62 minorth973.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorThu 12:26 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 1:26 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 12:26 PM1523 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Thu 1:26 PM1768 km1099 miles955 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 1:26 PM2001 km1243 miles1081 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaThu 12:26 PM2129 km1323 miles1149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownThu 3:26 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmEast E
Asuncion *Thu 12:26 PM2896 km1800 miles1564 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 12:26 PM2966 km1843 miles1601 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Thu 1:26 PM3017 km1874 miles1629 nmSouthwest SW
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