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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 7:06:00 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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 44' South, Longitude: 52° 55' West

The ground speed is currently 424.98 meters/second, 1529.9 kilometres/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 28.2"950.43 miWest0° 07' 05.5"8.13 miNorth950.77 mi
24 hours13° 22' 11.7"880.97 miEast3° 16' 23.6"225.07 miNorth916.55 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSat 4:06 PM215 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Goiânia *Sat 5:06 PM407 km253 miles220 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Sat 5:06 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pedro Juan Caballero *Sat 4:06 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fuerte Olimpo *Sat 4:06 PM636 km395 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
Ciudad del Este *Sat 4:06 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sat 5:06 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sat 4:06 PM968 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 5:06 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 3:06 PM1312 km815 miles709 nmWest W

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