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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 5:24:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 57° 42' West

The ground speed is currently 415.17 meters/second, 1494.6 kilometres/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"928.41 miWest0° 00' 17.5"0.34 miNorth928.43 mi
24 hours14° 58' 45.6"967.92 miEast0° 49' 29.9"56.75 miNorth972.20 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 2:24 PM23 km14 miles12 nmSouthwest SW
Pedro Juan Caballero *Thu 2:24 PM271 km169 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Thu 2:24 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth S
Ciudad del Este *Thu 2:24 PM599 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Foz do Iguaçu *Thu 3:24 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:24 PM609 km379 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzThu 1:24 PM672 km418 miles363 nmWest-northwest WNW
Encarnación *Thu 2:24 PM734 km456 miles397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreThu 1:24 PM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaThu 2:24 PM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-southwest WSW

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