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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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 40° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.96 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 16.0"934.75 miwest0° 03' 53.3"4.46 minorth934.95 mi
24 hours14° 19' 18.2"930.46 mieast2° 09' 22.1"148.31 minorth948.29 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 3:14 PM34 km21 miles19 nmSoutheast SE
Campos *Fri 3:14 PM197 km123 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Governador Valadares *Fri 3:14 PM203 km126 miles110 nmNorthwest NW
Belo Horizonte *Fri 3:14 PM349 km217 miles188 nmWest W
Niterói *Fri 3:14 PM405 km252 miles219 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:14 PM416 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Fri 3:14 PM733 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorFri 2:14 PM821 km510 miles443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Fri 3:14 PM908 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 2:14 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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