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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 49' South
Longitude: 41° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.71 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 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' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.6"949.90 miwest0° 07' 00.3"8.03 minorth950.25 mi
24 hours13° 24' 04.1"882.62 mieast3° 14' 37.8"223.07 minorth917.66 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 PM37 km23 miles20 nmWest W
Governador Valadares *Sat 4:16 PM144 km89 miles78 nmSouthwest SW
Vitória *Sat 4:16 PM289 km180 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:16 PM358 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
Niterói *Sat 4:16 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:16 PM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSat 3:16 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Sat 4:16 PM750 km466 miles405 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sat 4:16 PM853 km530 miles461 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSat 3:16 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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