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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: 3%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 10' South
Longitude: 46° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.32 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.67 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 23' 09.7"940.04 miwest0° 05' 39.4"6.49 minorth940.33 mi
24 hours14° 20' 34.1"937.22 mieast2° 49' 43.9"194.56 minorth964.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Uberaba *Fri 2:20 PM156 km97 miles84 nmWest-southwest WSW
Uberlândia *Fri 2:20 PM177 km110 miles96 nmWest W
Belo Horizonte *Fri 2:20 PM292 km181 miles158 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pirassununga *Fri 2:20 PM324 km201 miles175 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Goiânia *Fri 2:20 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Fri 2:20 PM397 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Campinas *Fri 2:20 PM416 km258 miles225 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Fri 2:20 PM487 km302 miles263 nmSouth S
Santos *Fri 2:20 PM532 km330 miles287 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 2:20 PM551 km342 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
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