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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: 30%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 30° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.93 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 42.5"968.27 miwest0° 09' 10.8"10.52 minorth968.66 mi
24 hours12° 29' 58.8"836.94 mieast3° 57' 28.7"272.07 minorth886.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 3:26 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 3:26 PM915 km569 miles494 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 3:26 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 4:26 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 4:26 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 4:26 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSun 3:26 PM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSun 6:26 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sun 3:26 PM3102 km1928 miles1675 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSun 6:26 PM3147 km1955 miles1699 nmNortheast NE

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