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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 20' South, Longitude: 39° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.12 meters/second, 1588.0 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 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 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 56.3"986.65 miwest0° 10' 36.2"12.15 minorth987.00 mi
24 hours11° 41' 36.6"795.76 mieast4° 23' 09.5"301.41 minorth855.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Feira de SantanaMon 4:56 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth S
AlagoinhasMon 4:56 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AracajuMon 4:56 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorMon 4:56 PM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaceióMon 4:56 PM382 km237 miles206 nmEast E
RecifeMon 4:56 PM530 km330 miles286 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatalMon 4:56 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaMon 4:56 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Mon 5:56 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 4:56 PM1425 km886 miles770 nmNorthwest NW
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