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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 8:06:00 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: 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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' South, Longitude: 41° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.17 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 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' 57.1"986.75 miWest0° 10' 36.7"12.15 miNorth987.10 mi
24 hours11° 41' 20.1"795.52 miEast4° 23' 16.0"301.54 miNorth855.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorMon 5:06 PM448 km279 miles242 nmSoutheast SE
MaceióMon 5:06 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast E
RecifeMon 5:06 PM774 km481 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaMon 5:06 PM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Mon 6:06 PM915 km568 miles494 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 5:06 PM1242 km772 miles670 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:06 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Mon 6:06 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneMon 5:06 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMon 4:06 PM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmWest-northwest WNW

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