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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' South, Longitude: 50° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.69 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 22' 58.9"940.72 miwest0° 05' 47.5"6.64 misouth940.47 mi
24 hours15° 04' 54.8"986.40 mieast1° 39' 00.7"113.51 misouth987.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Itumbiara *Tue 11:26 AM121 km75 miles65 nmEast-northeast ENE
Uberlândia *Tue 11:26 AM200 km124 miles108 nmEast E
São José do Rio Preto *Tue 11:26 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Uberaba *Tue 11:26 AM250 km155 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
Goiânia *Tue 11:26 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Barra do GarçasTue 10:26 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Tue 11:26 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
Pirassununga *Tue 11:26 AM439 km273 miles237 nmSoutheast SE
Campinas *Tue 11:26 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
São Paulo *Tue 11:26 AM625 km388 miles338 nmSoutheast SE

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