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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 16:36:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.14 meters/second, 1501.7 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.9 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' 21.9"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 01.0"||932.86 mi||west||0° 03' 38.2"||4.17 mi||south||932.69 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 55.6"||989.00 mi||east||0° 43' 42.7"||50.12 mi||south||987.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Wed 12:36 PM||308 km||192 miles||167 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Wed 12:36 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| WNW|
|Salta||Wed 1:36 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SW|
|Asuncion *||Wed 1:36 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Wed 12:36 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| WNW|
|Tucumán||Wed 1:36 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| SSW|
|Córdoba||Wed 1:36 PM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm|| S|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:36 PM||1306 km||812 miles||705 nm|| NNW|
|Rosario||Wed 1:36 PM||1418 km||881 miles||765 nm|| S|
|Brasilia *||Wed 2:36 PM||1541 km||958 miles||832 nm|| ENE|
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