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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 6:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 21%

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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 48° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.87 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 26.3"950.19 miWest0° 07' 03.3"8.09 miNorth950.53 mi
24 hours13° 22' 57.7"881.62 miEast3° 15' 40.6"224.25 miNorth916.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Uberlândia *Sat 4:46 PM128 km80 miles69 nmSouth S
Itumbiara *Sat 4:46 PM137 km85 miles74 nmWest-southwest WSW
Goiânia *Sat 4:46 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNorthwest NW
Anápolis *Sat 4:46 PM182 km113 miles99 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sat 4:46 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth N
Uberaba *Sat 4:46 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
Pirassununga *Sat 4:46 PM473 km294 miles256 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasSat 3:46 PM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belo Horizonte *Sat 4:46 PM499 km310 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Sat 4:46 PM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth S

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