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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 = Tuesday, November 20, 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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 50' South, Longitude: 36° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.91 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.7"999.63 miWest0° 11' 15.6"12.90 miNorth999.88 mi
24 hours11° 07' 40.8"765.75 miEast4° 32' 16.2"311.80 miNorth828.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatalTue 5:32 PM103 km64 miles55 nmEast E
MossoróTue 5:32 PM145 km90 miles78 nmWest-northwest WNW
Campina GrandeTue 5:32 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth-southeast SSE
João PessoaTue 5:32 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeTue 5:32 PM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaTue 5:32 PM353 km219 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióTue 5:32 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaTue 6:32 PM469 km291 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorTue 5:32 PM828 km515 miles447 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémTue 5:32 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmWest-northwest WNW

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