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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: 41%

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 27° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.89 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' 52.4"986.19 miwest0° 10' 34.2"12.11 minorth986.54 mi
24 hours11° 42' 57.7"796.98 mieast4° 22' 36.7"300.81 minorth856.38 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 PM869 km540 miles469 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaMon 5:06 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 4:06 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 4:06 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 5:06 PM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 5:06 PM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 7:06 PM2418 km1503 miles1306 nmEast-southeast ESE
São Paulo *Mon 5:06 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 4:06 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 7:06 PM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmNortheast NE
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