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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: 73%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 32' North
Longitude: 41° 42' 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"1004.93 miwest0° 10' 57.1"12.54 minorth1004.91 mi
24 hours10° 39' 23.1"735.77 mieast4° 14' 41.3"291.70 minorth789.30 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 PM876 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémThu 7:24 PM935 km581 miles505 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneThu 7:24 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest W
RecifeThu 7:24 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboThu 7:24 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 7:24 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmSouth S
GeorgetownThu 6:24 PM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausThu 6:24 PM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownThu 6:24 PM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Thu 8:24 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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