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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 8:16:00 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 20:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' South, Longitude: 56° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.16 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.8"969.67 miWest0° 09' 18.4"10.67 miNorth970.06 mi
24 hours12° 26' 09.8"833.71 miEast3° 59' 55.9"274.88 miNorth884.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Sun 5:16 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasSun 5:16 PM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 4:16 PM540 km336 miles292 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Sun 6:16 PM933 km580 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSun 4:16 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sun 5:16 PM1225 km761 miles661 nmSouth S
La PazSun 4:16 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausSun 4:16 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoSun 4:16 PM1329 km826 miles717 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sun 6:16 PM1454 km903 miles785 nmSoutheast SE

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