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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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 41' South, Longitude: 57° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.85 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.2"950.75 miwest0° 07' 07.6"8.17 minorth951.10 mi
24 hours13° 21' 23.0"880.34 mieast3° 17' 08.9"225.95 minorth916.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzSat 3:26 PM550 km342 miles297 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasSat 4:26 PM643 km399 miles347 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 3:26 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 4:26 PM842 km523 miles454 nmSouth S
La PazSat 3:26 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmWest W
Brasilia *Sat 5:26 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmEast E
São Paulo *Sat 5:26 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 3:26 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSat 3:26 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorth N
CórdobaSat 4:26 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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