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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 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 45' South, Longitude: 50° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 27.5"950.39 miwest0° 07' 04.5"8.11 minorth950.73 mi
24 hours13° 22' 32.0"881.32 mieast3° 16' 04.5"224.72 minorth916.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Itumbiara *Sat 4:56 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
Goiânia *Sat 4:56 PM195 km121 miles105 nmNortheast NE
Barra do GarçasSat 3:56 PM259 km161 miles140 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Sat 4:56 PM377 km234 miles204 nmNortheast NE
Pirassununga *Sat 4:56 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
São Paulo *Sat 4:56 PM776 km482 miles419 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 4:56 PM981 km610 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sat 3:56 PM1095 km681 miles591 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSat 3:56 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 2:56 PM1536 km955 miles830 nmWest W
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