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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 7:46:00 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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 49° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.16 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.0"969.29 miWest0° 09' 16.4"10.63 miNorth969.68 mi
24 hours12° 27' 12.6"834.60 miEast3° 59' 15.9"274.12 miNorth884.84 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 5:46 PM212 km132 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
Anápolis *Sun 5:46 PM218 km136 miles118 nmSouth S
Goiânia *Sun 5:46 PM262 km163 miles141 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasSun 4:46 PM371 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sun 5:46 PM1055 km655 miles569 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:46 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 4:46 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmEast E
BelémSun 4:46 PM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Sun 4:46 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 4:46 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmNortheast NE

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