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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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 44' South
Longitude: 53° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.98 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.3"950.51 miwest0° 07' 05.6"8.13 minorth950.85 mi
24 hours13° 22' 09.0"880.99 mieast3° 16' 26.0"225.13 minorth916.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSat 4:06 PM226 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Goiânia *Sat 5:06 PM428 km266 miles231 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Sat 5:06 PM605 km376 miles326 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Sat 5:06 PM940 km584 miles508 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sat 4:06 PM955 km593 miles516 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 5:06 PM1194 km742 miles645 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 3:06 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmWest W
La PazSat 3:06 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmWest W
SalvadorSat 4:06 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausSat 3:06 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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