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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: 5%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' South, Longitude: 50° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.68 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.68 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 22' 58.7"940.78 miwest0° 05' 47.3"6.64 misouth940.53 mi
24 hours15° 04' 56.1"986.49 mieast1° 38' 56.6"113.44 misouth987.99 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 AM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-northeast ENE
Uberlândia *Tue 11:26 AM228 km142 miles123 nmEast E
São José do Rio Preto *Tue 11:26 AM234 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Goiânia *Tue 11:26 AM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Barra do GarçasTue 10:26 AM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Tue 11:26 AM448 km279 miles242 nmNortheast NE
Pirassununga *Tue 11:26 AM457 km284 miles247 nmSoutheast SE
Campinas *Tue 11:26 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
São Paulo *Tue 11:26 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSoutheast SE
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 11:26 AM874 km543 miles472 nmEast-southeast ESE
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