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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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' South, Longitude: 42° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.99 meters/second, 1504.8 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' 16.7"934.82 miwest0° 03' 54.6"4.48 minorth935.03 mi
24 hours14° 18' 58.0"930.16 mieast2° 09' 52.3"148.89 minorth948.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo Horizonte *Fri 3:24 PM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
Governador Valadares *Fri 3:24 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNortheast NE
Juiz de Fora *Fri 3:24 PM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Fri 3:24 PM276 km172 miles149 nmEast E
Niterói *Fri 3:24 PM311 km194 miles168 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:24 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth S
Pirassununga *Fri 3:24 PM508 km315 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
Campinas *Fri 3:24 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Fri 3:24 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
Santos *Fri 3:24 PM551 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
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