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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 8:16:00 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 20:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 17' South, Longitude: 43° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.22 meters/second, 1588.4 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 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' 57.9"986.86 miWest0° 10' 36.9"12.16 miNorth987.21 mi
24 hours11° 41' 03.6"795.29 miEast4° 23' 22.5"301.66 miNorth854.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasMon 5:16 PM234 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 5:16 PM671 km417 miles362 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Mon 6:16 PM742 km461 miles401 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaMon 5:16 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 5:16 PM1028 km639 miles555 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémMon 5:16 PM1095 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:16 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Mon 6:16 PM1496 km929 miles808 nmSouth S
CayenneMon 5:16 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausMon 4:16 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmWest-northwest WNW

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