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 16:46:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.11 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.0 miles/hour or 810.8 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' 00.8"||932.80 mi||west||0° 03' 36.8"||4.14 mi||south||932.63 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 55.8"||988.94 mi||east||0° 43' 04.7"||49.40 mi||south||987.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarija||Wed 12:46 PM||162 km||100 miles||87 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Wed 12:46 PM||178 km||110 miles||96 nm|| NW|
|Potosi||Wed 12:46 PM||186 km||116 miles||100 nm|| WNW|
|Santa Cruz||Wed 12:46 PM||284 km||176 miles||153 nm|| NNE|
|Salta||Wed 1:46 PM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| SSW|
|La Paz||Wed 12:46 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NW|
|Tucumán||Wed 1:46 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| S|
|Asuncion *||Wed 1:46 PM||870 km||540 miles||470 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:46 PM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm|| NNW|
|Córdoba||Wed 1:46 PM||1243 km||772 miles||671 nm|| S|
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