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 18:24:00 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||72° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.20 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' 04.8"||928.54 mi||west||0° 00' 27.3"||0.52 mi||north||928.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 30.6"||966.67 mi||east||0° 53' 10.9"||60.98 mi||north||971.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Thu 3:24 PM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm|| ENE|
|Arequipa||Thu 1:24 PM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Thu 2:24 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Thu 2:24 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| ENE|
|Salta||Thu 3:24 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| ESE|
|Tucumán||Thu 3:24 PM||976 km||607 miles||527 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Thu 1:24 PM||1101 km||684 miles||594 nm|| NNW|
|Rio Branco||Thu 2:24 PM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| NNE|
|Mendoza||Thu 3:24 PM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| SSE|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:24 PM||1397 km||868 miles||755 nm|| S|
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