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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 15:58:00 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 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 55' South, Longitude: 67° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.46 meters/second, 1524.5 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.79 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 11.8"946.95 miwest0° 07' 10.8"8.23 misouth946.67 mi
24 hours14° 58' 33.9"985.73 mieast2° 13' 59.5"153.60 misouth991.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OruroTue 11:58 AM19 km12 miles10 nmEast-southeast ESE
CochabambaTue 11:58 AM136 km84 miles73 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazTue 11:58 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PotosiTue 11:58 AM247 km154 miles134 nmSoutheast SE
SucreTue 11:58 AM249 km155 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzTue 11:58 AM438 km272 miles236 nmEast E
ArequipaTue 10:58 AM479 km298 miles259 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 11:58 AM696 km433 miles376 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 10:58 AM768 km477 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
RiberaltaTue 11:58 AM776 km482 miles419 nmNorth N

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