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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: 5%
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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' South
Longitude: 34° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.14 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.7 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' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 00.3"928.42 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth928.42 mi
24 hours15° 00' 39.2"970.01 mieast0° 43' 37.4"50.02 minorth973.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Thu 1:46 PM614 km381 miles331 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 1:46 PM925 km575 miles500 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorThu 12:46 PM977 km607 miles527 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Thu 1:46 PM1285 km798 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 12:46 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Thu 1:46 PM1523 km947 miles822 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaThu 12:46 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Thu 12:46 PM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Thu 1:46 PM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 12:46 PM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNorthwest NW
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