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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 5:46:00 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

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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 62° 58' West

The ground speed is currently 415.18 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' 00.3"0.01 miNorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 03.5"928.43 miWest0° 00' 21.0"0.40 miNorth928.45 mi
24 hours14° 58' 19.0"967.45 miEast0° 50' 49.6"58.27 miNorth971.89 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
TarijaThu 1:46 PM196 km122 miles106 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreThu 1:46 PM318 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzThu 1:46 PM347 km216 miles187 nmNorth N
SaltaThu 2:46 PM497 km309 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CochabambaThu 1:46 PM514 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 2:46 PM530 km329 miles286 nmEast E
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:46 PM545 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TucumánThu 2:46 PM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Thu 2:46 PM729 km453 miles394 nmSoutheast SE
La PazThu 1:46 PM731 km455 miles395 nmNorthwest NW

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