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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: 12%

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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 42° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.98 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' 16.5"934.79 miwest0° 03' 54.1"4.47 minorth935.00 mi
24 hours14° 19' 06.0"930.28 mieast2° 09' 40.2"148.66 minorth948.17 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 PM138 km86 miles74 nmNorth N
Vitória *Fri 3:20 PM177 km110 miles95 nmEast E
Campos *Fri 3:20 PM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo Horizonte *Fri 3:20 PM200 km124 miles108 nmWest W
Juiz de Fora *Fri 3:20 PM234 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
Niterói *Fri 3:20 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:20 PM340 km211 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pirassununga *Fri 3:20 PM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campinas *Fri 3:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Fri 3:20 PM612 km380 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
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