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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 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 20' South
Longitude: 39° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.13 meters/second, 1588.1 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"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 56.4"986.73 miwest0° 10' 36.2"12.15 minorth987.08 mi
24 hours11° 41' 34.7"795.79 mieast4° 23' 10.2"301.45 minorth855.41 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 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlagoinhasMon 4:56 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorMon 4:56 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaceióMon 4:56 PM411 km255 miles222 nmEast E
RecifeMon 4:56 PM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatalMon 4:56 PM683 km424 miles369 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaMon 4:56 PM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Mon 5:56 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 4:56 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 5:56 PM1454 km904 miles785 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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