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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: 42%
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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 25' South
Longitude: 32° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.98 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 29' 53.9"986.41 miwest0° 10' 35.1"12.13 minorth986.76 mi
24 hours11° 42' 24.3"796.50 mieast4° 22' 50.2"301.07 minorth855.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 4:26 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióMon 4:26 PM399 km248 miles215 nmWest-northwest WNW
NatalMon 4:26 PM616 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fernando de NoronhaMon 5:26 PM722 km448 miles390 nmNorth N
SalvadorMon 4:26 PM743 km462 miles401 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 4:26 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Mon 5:26 PM1803 km1121 miles974 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 5:26 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 4:26 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Mon 5:26 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouthwest SW
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