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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 53° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.60 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.50 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 41.9"929.41 miwest0° 02' 00.9"2.31 misouth929.31 mi
24 hours15° 21' 16.0"993.61 mieast0° 03' 51.1"4.42 misouth993.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campo Grande *Wed 11:42 AM112 km69 miles60 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ciudad del Este *Wed 11:42 AM543 km338 miles293 nmSouth S
Foz do Iguaçu *Wed 12:42 PM546 km339 miles295 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasWed 11:42 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Goiânia *Wed 12:42 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNortheast NE
Pirassununga *Wed 12:42 PM652 km405 miles352 nmEast-southeast ESE
Asuncion *Wed 11:42 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouthwest SW
Curitiba *Wed 12:42 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
São Paulo *Wed 12:42 PM782 km486 miles422 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Wed 12:42 PM810 km503 miles437 nmNortheast NE
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