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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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° 18' 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"15.49 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 41.9"929.35 miwest0° 02' 01.1"2.31 misouth929.25 mi
24 hours15° 21' 16.0"993.54 mieast0° 03' 55.4"4.50 misouth993.34 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 AM138 km86 miles75 nmWest-northwest WNW
Barra do GarçasWed 11:42 AM543 km338 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ciudad del Este *Wed 11:42 AM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Foz do Iguaçu *Wed 12:42 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Goiânia *Wed 12:42 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNortheast NE
Pirassununga *Wed 12:42 PM625 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
Curitiba *Wed 12:42 PM664 km413 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Wed 11:42 AM675 km419 miles364 nmSouthwest SW
Campinas *Wed 12:42 PM685 km426 miles370 nmEast-southeast ESE
São Paulo *Wed 12:42 PM757 km470 miles409 nmEast-southeast ESE
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