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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, November 13, 2012 at 15:46:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' South, Longitude: 64° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.53 meters/second, 1524.7 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.79 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 12.6"947.09 miwest0° 07' 12.3"8.26 misouth946.81 mi
24 hours14° 58' 19.6"985.60 mieast2° 14' 40.5"154.39 misouth991.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzTue 11:46 AM133 km83 miles72 nmEast E
SucreTue 11:46 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
CochabambaTue 11:46 AM190 km118 miles103 nmWest-northwest WNW
PotosiTue 11:46 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSouthwest SW
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 11:46 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazTue 11:46 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaTue 12:46 PM770 km478 miles416 nmSouth S
RiberaltaTue 11:46 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaTue 11:46 AM892 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoTue 11:46 AM948 km589 miles512 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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