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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 8:32:00 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 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 14' South, Longitude: 47° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 59.1"987.03 miWest0° 10' 37.7"12.17 miNorth987.38 mi
24 hours11° 40' 37.4"794.91 miEast4° 23' 33.0"301.86 miNorth854.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Palmas *Mon 6:32 PM53 km33 miles29 nmWest W
São Félix do XinguMon 5:32 PM604 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Mon 6:32 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth S
BelémMon 5:32 PM973 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
SalvadorMon 5:32 PM1066 km662 miles576 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaMon 5:32 PM1256 km781 miles678 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 5:32 PM1444 km897 miles780 nmEast E
São Paulo *Mon 6:32 PM1480 km919 miles799 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:32 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausMon 4:32 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmWest-northwest WNW

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