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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||79° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.20 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 08.6"||946.43 mi||west||0° 07' 04.5"||8.11 mi||south||946.15 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 31.0"||986.29 mi||east||2° 11' 10.5"||150.39 mi||south||991.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Tue 11:46 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Tue 12:46 PM||1177 km||731 miles||635 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Tue 12:46 PM||1464 km||910 miles||790 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Tue 12:46 PM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 11:46 AM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Tue 1:46 PM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| SSE|
|Quito||Tue 11:46 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1062 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Tue 1:46 PM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| SE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 10:46 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Tue 1:46 PM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| ESE|
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