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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: 21%

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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 45° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 25.4"950.12 miwest0° 07' 02.1"8.07 minorth950.47 mi
24 hours13° 23' 22.7"882.03 mieast3° 15' 16.9"223.81 minorth917.28 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 4:34 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:34 PM274 km171 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
Brasilia *Sat 4:34 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
Goiânia *Sat 4:34 PM422 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pirassununga *Sat 4:34 PM508 km316 miles274 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Campinas *Sat 4:34 PM590 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Sat 4:34 PM609 km379 miles329 nmEast-southeast ESE
Niterói *Sat 4:34 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:34 PM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sat 4:34 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
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