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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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' South, Longitude: 34° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.05 meters/second, 1559.0 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 27' 44.4"968.60 miwest0° 09' 12.1"10.55 minorth968.99 mi
24 hours12° 29' 16.6"836.40 mieast3° 57' 56.1"272.62 minorth886.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 3:46 PM414 km257 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSun 3:46 PM541 km336 miles292 nmNorth N
RecifeSun 3:46 PM709 km440 miles383 nmNorth N
FortalezaSun 3:46 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 4:46 PM1273 km791 miles688 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 4:46 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 4:46 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 3:46 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 3:46 PM2648 km1646 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 3:46 PM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmNorthwest NW
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