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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 7:26:00 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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 41' South, Longitude: 57° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.08 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"950.67 miWest0° 07' 07.5"8.17 miNorth951.02 mi
24 hours13° 21' 25.6"880.32 miEast3° 17' 06.5"225.89 miNorth916.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 3:26 PM374 km232 miles202 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzSat 3:26 PM579 km360 miles313 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasSat 4:26 PM616 km382 miles332 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 3:26 PM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 4:26 PM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Sat 5:26 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmEast E
La PazSat 3:26 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sat 5:26 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 3:26 PM1385 km860 miles748 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 5:26 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmEast-southeast ESE

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