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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 5:20:00 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: 12%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 41° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.97 meters/second, 1504.7 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 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' 16.3"934.72 miWest0° 03' 54.0"4.47 miNorth934.92 mi
24 hours14° 19' 08.4"930.25 miEast2° 09' 37.0"148.59 miNorth948.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Governador Valadares *Fri 3:20 PM139 km86 miles75 nmNorth N
Vitória *Fri 3:20 PM154 km96 miles83 nmEast E
Campos *Fri 3:20 PM189 km118 miles102 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo Horizonte *Fri 3:20 PM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
Juiz de Fora *Fri 3:20 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
Petrópolis *Fri 3:20 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Niterói *Fri 3:20 PM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:20 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pirassununga *Fri 3:20 PM626 km389 miles338 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campinas *Fri 3:20 PM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW

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