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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 17:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.18 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 21.9"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 03.6"||928.50 mi||west||0° 00' 21.1"||0.41 mi||north||928.52 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 17.6"||967.50 mi||east||0° 50' 53.5"||58.36 mi||north||971.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarija||Thu 1:46 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||WSW|
|Sucre||Thu 1:46 PM||297 km||185 miles||161 nm||NW|
|Santa Cruz||Thu 1:46 PM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||N|
|Salta||Thu 2:46 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm||SSW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Thu 1:46 PM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm||NNE|
|Tucumán||Thu 2:46 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm||SSW|
|La Paz||Thu 1:46 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 2:46 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||SE|
|Córdoba||Thu 2:46 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||S|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:46 PM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm||NNW|
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