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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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 24' South
Longitude: 44° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 48.3"969.11 miwest0° 09' 15.1"10.60 minorth969.50 mi
24 hours12° 27' 52.3"835.21 mieast3° 58' 50.5"273.65 minorth885.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Brasilia *Sun 5:26 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
Goiânia *Sun 5:26 PM562 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo Horizonte *Sun 5:26 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth S
SalvadorSun 4:26 PM684 km425 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:26 PM960 km597 miles519 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sun 5:26 PM1036 km644 miles559 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSun 4:26 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSun 4:26 PM1353 km841 miles730 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSun 4:26 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sun 4:26 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmSouthwest SW
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