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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 57° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.17 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.9"928.48 miwest0° 00' 17.7"0.34 minorth928.49 mi
24 hours14° 58' 44.3"967.97 mieast0° 49' 34.0"56.83 minorth972.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 2:24 PM17 km10 miles9 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Thu 2:24 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:24 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ciudad del Este *Thu 2:24 PM614 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Foz do Iguaçu *Thu 3:24 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzThu 1:24 PM649 km403 miles350 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreThu 1:24 PM792 km492 miles428 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaThu 2:24 PM875 km544 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
TucumánThu 2:24 PM986 km613 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
La PazThu 1:24 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmWest-northwest WNW
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