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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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 18' South
Longitude: 41° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.18 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' 57.2"986.84 miwest0° 10' 36.7"12.16 minorth987.19 mi
24 hours11° 41' 18.3"795.55 mieast4° 23' 16.7"301.57 minorth855.22 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 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSoutheast SE
MaceióMon 5:06 PM673 km418 miles363 nmEast E
RecifeMon 5:06 PM802 km498 miles433 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaMon 5:06 PM809 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Mon 6:06 PM893 km555 miles482 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 5:06 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:06 PM1409 km875 miles761 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Mon 6:06 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneMon 5:06 PM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMon 4:06 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmWest-northwest WNW
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