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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 6:14:00 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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 69° 40' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.48 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miNorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 04.3"928.46 miWest0° 00' 25.5"0.49 miNorth928.49 mi
24 hours14° 57' 44.4"966.85 miEast0° 52' 30.7"60.21 miNorth971.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Thu 3:14 PM92 km57 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreThu 2:14 PM506 km314 miles273 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 2:14 PM514 km319 miles278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArequipaThu 1:14 PM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaThu 3:14 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
TucumánThu 3:14 PM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:14 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoThu 2:14 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmNorth N
LimaThu 1:14 PM1256 km780 miles678 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaThu 3:14 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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