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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 5:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 15' South, Longitude: 78° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.94 meters/second, 1501.0 km/hour, 932.7 miles/hour or 810.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.54 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miSouth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 21' 59.5"932.35 miWest0° 03' 27.5"3.97 miSouth932.19 mi
24 hours15° 13' 54.8"988.47 miEast0° 39' 20.3"45.11 miSouth987.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 12:46 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 12:46 PM992 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 1:46 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreWed 1:46 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 1:46 PM1592 km989 miles859 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Wed 2:46 PM1640 km1019 miles886 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaWed 2:46 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilWed 12:46 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Wed 2:46 PM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 12:46 PM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmNorth N

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