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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 4:36:00 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: 5%

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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 46° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.15 meters/second, 1494.6 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' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 01.6"928.38 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth928.39 mi
24 hours14° 59' 42.8"968.93 miEast0° 46' 35.5"53.42 miNorth972.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ribeirão Prêto *Thu 2:36 PM169 km105 miles91 nmWest W
Pirassununga *Thu 2:36 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSouthwest SW
Uberaba *Thu 2:36 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
Campinas *Thu 2:36 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Belo Horizonte *Thu 2:36 PM260 km162 miles140 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Thu 2:36 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth S
Santos *Thu 2:36 PM337 km210 miles182 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 2:36 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
Niterói *Thu 2:36 PM386 km240 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
Goiânia *Thu 2:36 PM569 km353 miles307 nmNorthwest NW

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