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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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 36° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.15 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' 00.7"928.42 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth928.43 mi
24 hours15° 00' 27.7"969.81 mieast0° 44' 13.9"50.72 minorth973.48 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 1:56 PM367 km228 miles198 nmWest W
Niterói *Thu 1:56 PM678 km421 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 1:56 PM688 km428 miles372 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorThu 12:56 PM896 km557 miles484 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Thu 1:56 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 1:56 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeThu 12:56 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmNorth N
FortalezaThu 12:56 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Thu 12:56 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Thu 1:56 PM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmSouthwest SW
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