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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 = Monday, November 19, 2012 at 7:06:00 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: 41%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 27° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.88 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.44 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.3"986.11 miWest0° 10' 34.2"12.11 miNorth986.46 mi
24 hours11° 42' 59.4"796.95 miEast4° 22' 35.8"300.77 miNorth856.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 4:06 PM901 km560 miles486 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaMon 5:06 PM942 km585 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 4:06 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 4:06 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 5:06 PM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 5:06 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 7:06 PM2390 km1485 miles1290 nmEast-southeast ESE
São Paulo *Mon 5:06 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 4:06 PM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 7:06 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNortheast NE

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