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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 = Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 10:24:00 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: 73%

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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 32' North, Longitude: 41° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 33' 17.6"1004.87 miWest0° 10' 57.1"12.54 miNorth1004.84 mi
24 hours10° 39' 23.1"735.72 miEast4° 14' 42.3"291.70 miNorth789.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 7:24 PM865 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémThu 7:24 PM958 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneThu 7:24 PM1221 km759 miles659 nmWest W
RecifeThu 7:24 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboThu 7:24 PM1546 km960 miles835 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 7:24 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouth S
GeorgetownThu 6:24 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausThu 6:24 PM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 8:24 PM2252 km1400 miles1216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownThu 6:24 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmWest-northwest WNW

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