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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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 48° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.16 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' 02.0"928.38 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth928.39 mi
24 hours14° 59' 31.0"968.73 miEast0° 47' 11.9"54.12 miNorth972.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São José do Rio Preto *Thu 2:46 PM82 km51 miles44 nmWest W
Ribeirão Prêto *Thu 2:46 PM87 km54 miles47 nmEast-southeast ESE
Uberaba *Thu 2:46 PM146 km91 miles79 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bauru *Thu 2:46 PM163 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pirassununga *Thu 2:46 PM170 km106 miles92 nmSoutheast SE
Uberlândia *Thu 2:46 PM224 km139 miles121 nmNorth N
Campinas *Thu 2:46 PM271 km169 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
São Paulo *Thu 2:46 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSoutheast SE
Santos *Thu 2:46 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSoutheast SE
Goiânia *Thu 2:46 PM474 km294 miles256 nmNorth N

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