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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 18:04:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 18:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' South, Longitude: 52° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.13 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.3 miles/hour or 812.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.59 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.08 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 23' 19.5"935.06 miwest0° 04' 00.1"4.59 minorth935.27 mi
24 hours14° 17' 39.2"928.92 mieast2° 11' 49.2"151.11 minorth947.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campo Grande *Fri 3:04 PM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasFri 3:04 PM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth N
Goiânia *Fri 4:04 PM487 km302 miles263 nmNortheast NE
Pirassununga *Fri 4:04 PM551 km343 miles298 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Fri 4:04 PM625 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad del Este *Fri 3:04 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Foz do Iguaçu *Fri 4:04 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Fri 4:04 PM664 km413 miles359 nmNortheast NE
Curitiba *Fri 4:04 PM670 km416 miles362 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Fri 4:04 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSoutheast SE

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