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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 3:26:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 29° 26' 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° 21' 59.9"928.35 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth928.35 mi
24 hours15° 01' 03.0"970.37 miEast0° 42' 20.2"48.54 miNorth973.84 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 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 1:26 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 12:26 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Thu 1:26 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 1:26 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaThu 12:26 PM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownThu 3:26 PM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmEast E
Asuncion *Thu 12:26 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 12:26 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Thu 1:26 PM3041 km1889 miles1642 nmSouthwest SW

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