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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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 49' South
Longitude: 43° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.76 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.84 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.3"950.00 miwest0° 07' 01.1"8.05 minorth950.34 mi
24 hours13° 23' 45.7"882.36 mieast3° 14' 55.2"223.40 minorth917.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes Claros *Sat 4:24 PM143 km89 miles77 nmNorthwest NW
Governador Valadares *Sat 4:24 PM163 km101 miles88 nmSoutheast SE
Teófilo Otoni *Sat 4:24 PM167 km104 miles90 nmEast E
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:24 PM231 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Sat 4:24 PM400 km249 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
Brasilia *Sat 4:24 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW
Niterói *Sat 4:24 PM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:24 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
Pirassununga *Sat 4:24 PM649 km403 miles350 nmSouthwest SW
Goiânia *Sat 4:24 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest W
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