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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 9:32:00 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 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 39' South, Longitude: 50° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.1"1000.02 miWest0° 11' 16.5"12.91 miNorth1000.27 mi
24 hours11° 06' 35.2"764.75 miEast4° 32' 21.7"311.90 miNorth827.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Félix do XinguTue 6:32 PM179 km111 miles97 nmSouthwest SW
BelémTue 6:32 PM527 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantarémTue 6:32 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
ManausTue 5:32 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Tue 7:32 PM1163 km723 miles628 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneTue 6:32 PM1184 km736 miles640 nmNorth N
ParamariboTue 6:32 PM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaTue 6:32 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmEast E
SalvadorTue 6:32 PM1568 km974 miles846 nmEast-southeast ESE
GeorgetownTue 5:32 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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