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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: 31%

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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' South, Longitude: 32° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 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' 09.2"0.17 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 43.6"968.40 miwest0° 09' 11.4"10.53 minorth968.79 mi
24 hours12° 29' 37.7"836.64 mieast3° 57' 42.4"272.34 minorth886.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióSun 3:36 PM638 km396 miles344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSun 3:36 PM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSun 3:36 PM754 km469 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSun 3:36 PM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 4:36 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 4:36 PM1649 km1025 miles891 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 4:36 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 3:36 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 3:36 PM2873 km1785 miles1552 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSun 6:36 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmEast E

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