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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: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 52' South, Longitude: 51° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.63 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 26.3"978.77 miwest0° 10' 40.3"12.23 misouth978.53 mi
24 hours13° 27' 11.2"910.80 mieast3° 56' 34.4"271.08 misouth943.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSun 8:36 AM448 km278 miles242 nmSouth S
Goiânia *Sun 9:36 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Sun 9:36 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
BelémSun 8:36 AM1210 km752 miles654 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausSun 7:36 AM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Sun 9:36 AM1409 km876 miles761 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 8:36 AM1461 km908 miles789 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 9:36 AM1536 km955 miles830 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sun 8:36 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSun 7:36 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
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