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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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' South, Longitude: 57° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.20 meters/second, 1505.5 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.59 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 23' 21.2"935.29 miwest0° 04' 03.0"4.64 minorth935.50 mi
24 hours14° 16' 56.0"928.34 mieast2° 12' 52.4"152.33 minorth946.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Fri 3:24 PM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 2:24 PM554 km344 miles299 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Fri 3:24 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth S
Santa CruzFri 2:24 PM660 km410 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ciudad del Este *Fri 3:24 PM670 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Foz do Iguaçu *Fri 4:24 PM675 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreFri 2:24 PM835 km519 miles451 nmWest W
SaltaFri 3:24 PM980 km609 miles529 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Fri 4:24 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Fri 4:24 PM1177 km732 miles636 nmEast-southeast ESE
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