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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 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 20' South, Longitude: 51° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.45 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 51.1"969.50 miwest0° 09' 17.1"10.64 minorth969.89 mi
24 hours12° 26' 49.4"834.33 mieast3° 59' 30.8"274.42 minorth884.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSun 4:56 PM178 km111 miles96 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Goiânia *Sun 5:56 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
Brasilia *Sun 5:56 PM458 km285 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
São Paulo *Sun 5:56 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:56 PM1324 km823 miles715 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 4:56 PM1355 km842 miles731 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSun 4:56 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast E
BelémSun 4:56 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSun 3:56 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausSun 3:56 PM1530 km950 miles826 nmNorthwest NW
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