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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 40° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.14 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 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' 10.4"959.66 miwest0° 08' 47.7"10.08 misouth959.37 mi
24 hours14° 20' 33.1"954.54 mieast3° 00' 54.2"207.34 misouth969.39 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 AM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ItabunaMon 8:46 AM176 km109 miles95 nmNortheast NE
IlhéusMon 8:46 AM191 km118 miles103 nmNortheast NE
JequiéMon 8:46 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Teófilo Otoni *Mon 9:46 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 8:46 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNortheast NE
Vitória *Mon 9:46 AM498 km309 miles269 nmSouth S
Belo Horizonte *Mon 9:46 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Mon 9:46 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:46 AM838 km521 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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