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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 8:26:00 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 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 15' South, Longitude: 58° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.61 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 53.8"969.80 miWest0° 09' 19.1"10.68 miNorth970.19 mi
24 hours12° 25' 49.0"833.42 miEast4° 00' 09.1"275.13 miNorth884.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 4:26 PM328 km204 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
Santa CruzSun 4:26 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaSun 4:26 PM863 km536 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSun 4:26 PM866 km538 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSun 4:26 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSun 4:26 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Sun 6:26 PM1190 km739 miles642 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sun 5:26 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmSouth S
ManausSun 4:26 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sun 6:26 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmSoutheast SE

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