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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 7:16:00 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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 55° 19' West

The ground speed is currently 425.03 meters/second, 1530.1 kilometres/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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"15.85 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.1"950.55 miWest0° 07' 06.5"8.15 miNorth950.90 mi
24 hours13° 21' 48.6"880.64 miEast3° 16' 45.2"225.48 miNorth916.34 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
Cuiabá *Sat 4:16 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Barra do GarçasSat 4:16 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
Fuerte Olimpo *Sat 4:16 PM456 km283 miles246 nmSouthwest SW
Pedro Juan Caballero *Sat 4:16 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 3:16 PM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
Goiânia *Sat 5:16 PM656 km407 miles354 nmEast E
Brasilia *Sat 5:16 PM821 km510 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa CruzSat 3:16 PM834 km518 miles450 nmWest W
Ciudad del Este *Sat 4:16 PM867 km539 miles468 nmSouth S
Asuncion *Sat 4:16 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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