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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: 11%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' South, Longitude: 33° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.58 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.0"934.53 miwest0° 03' 49.2"4.38 minorth934.74 mi
24 hours14° 20' 14.5"931.30 mieast2° 07' 57.4"146.70 minorth948.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Fri 2:46 PM677 km421 miles366 nmWest W
SalvadorFri 1:46 PM933 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 2:46 PM1014 km630 miles548 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 1:46 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Fri 2:46 PM1372 km853 miles741 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Fri 2:46 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaFri 1:46 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 1:46 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 1:46 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Fri 2:46 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmSouthwest SW
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