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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' South, Longitude: 40° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.70 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.4"949.88 miwest0° 07' 00.0"8.02 minorth950.22 mi
24 hours13° 24' 08.7"882.68 mieast3° 14' 33.5"222.98 minorth917.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Teófilo Otoni *Sat 4:14 PM88 km55 miles48 nmWest W
Governador Valadares *Sat 4:14 PM179 km111 miles97 nmSouthwest SW
Vitória *Sat 4:14 PM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth S
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:14 PM400 km249 miles216 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSat 3:14 PM588 km365 miles317 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Niterói *Sat 4:14 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:14 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Sat 4:14 PM799 km497 miles432 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sat 4:14 PM887 km551 miles479 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSat 3:14 PM1246 km775 miles673 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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