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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 18:14:00 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%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||69° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.19 meters/second, 1494.7 km/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 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' 22.0"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 04.4"||928.53 mi||west||0° 00' 25.7"||0.49 mi||north||928.55 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 43.1"||966.89 mi||east||0° 52' 34.7"||60.29 mi||north||971.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Thu 3:14 PM||81 km||50 miles||43 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Thu 2:14 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| NNE|
|Arequipa||Thu 1:14 PM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Thu 2:14 PM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| ENE|
|Salta||Thu 3:14 PM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| SE|
|Tucumán||Thu 3:14 PM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 2:14 PM||1230 km||765 miles||664 nm|| N|
|Lima||Thu 1:14 PM||1238 km||769 miles||669 nm|| NW|
|Córdoba||Thu 3:14 PM||1298 km||807 miles||701 nm|| SSE|
|Mendoza||Thu 3:14 PM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm|| S|
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