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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||72° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.35 meters/second, 1524.1 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.2"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 10.4"||946.76 mi||west||0° 07' 08.1"||8.18 mi||south||946.48 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 58.7"||986.01 mi||east||2° 12' 46.9"||152.23 mi||south||991.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Tue 11:18 AM||192 km||120 miles||104 nm|| NNE|
|Arica *||Tue 1:18 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Tue 12:18 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Tue 12:18 PM||760 km||472 miles||411 nm|| E|
|Lima||Tue 11:18 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| NW|
|Rio Branco||Tue 12:18 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| NNE|
|Córdoba||Tue 1:18 PM||1705 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| SSE|
|Santiago *||Tue 1:18 PM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm|| S|
|Asuncion *||Tue 1:18 PM||1726 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| ESE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 11:18 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm|| NNW|
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