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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' South, Longitude: 40° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.71 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.5"949.82 miwest0° 07' 00.1"8.03 minorth950.17 mi
24 hours13° 24' 06.7"882.59 mieast3° 14' 35.4"223.01 minorth917.62 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 4:16 PM66 km41 miles35 nmWest W
Governador Valadares *Sat 4:16 PM162 km101 miles88 nmSouthwest SW
Vitória *Sat 4:16 PM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:16 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSat 3:16 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Niterói *Sat 4:16 PM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:16 PM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Sat 4:16 PM778 km483 miles420 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sat 4:16 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSat 3:16 PM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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