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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: 20%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 36° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.60 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 25' 21.6"949.58 miwest0° 06' 57.9"7.98 minorth949.93 mi
24 hours13° 24' 52.7"883.25 mieast3° 13' 51.7"222.17 minorth918.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Sat 3:56 PM524 km326 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSat 2:56 PM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 3:56 PM931 km578 miles503 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSat 2:56 PM1088 km676 miles588 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sat 3:56 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Sat 3:56 PM1277 km794 miles690 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 2:56 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorth N
BelémSat 2:56 PM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 2:56 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sat 3:56 PM2742 km1704 miles1480 nmSouthwest SW

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