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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 20:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' South, Longitude: 44° 15' 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"986.94 miwest0° 10' 37.1"12.16 minorth987.29 mi
24 hours11° 41' 01.8"795.32 mieast4° 23' 23.2"301.70 minorth855.03 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 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 5:16 PM696 km433 miles376 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Mon 6:16 PM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaMon 5:16 PM955 km594 miles516 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 5:16 PM1058 km657 miles571 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémMon 5:16 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:16 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Mon 6:16 PM1493 km927 miles806 nmSouth S
CayenneMon 5:16 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausMon 4:16 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmWest-northwest WNW
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