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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 = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 7:16:00 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: 31%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' South, Longitude: 41° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.21 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 47.1"968.90 miWest0° 09' 14.3"10.59 miNorth969.29 mi
24 hours12° 28' 15.6"835.48 miEast3° 58' 35.4"273.35 miNorth885.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaSun 4:16 PM129 km80 miles70 nmEast-southeast ESE
JequiéSun 4:16 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorSun 4:16 PM409 km254 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
Belo Horizonte *Sun 5:16 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Sun 5:16 PM654 km407 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vitória *Sun 5:16 PM673 km418 miles363 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:16 PM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth S
RecifeSun 4:16 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmNortheast NE
São Paulo *Sun 5:16 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaSun 4:16 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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