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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: 12%

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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' South, Longitude: 40° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.13 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 959.9 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.00 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.3"959.71 miwest0° 08' 47.7"10.08 misouth959.42 mi
24 hours14° 20' 35.4"954.63 mieast3° 00' 51.1"207.30 misouth969.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaMon 8:46 AM105 km65 miles56 nmNorth N
ItabunaMon 8:46 AM199 km124 miles107 nmNortheast NE
IlhéusMon 8:46 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
JequiéMon 8:46 AM230 km143 miles124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Teófilo Otoni *Mon 9:46 AM238 km148 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 8:46 AM405 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
Vitória *Mon 9:46 AM499 km310 miles270 nmSouth S
Belo Horizonte *Mon 9:46 AM543 km338 miles293 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 9:46 AM757 km470 miles408 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:46 AM829 km515 miles447 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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