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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 04.8"928.48 miwest0° 00' 27.3"0.52 minorth928.50 mi
24 hours14° 57' 30.6"966.61 mieast0° 53' 10.9"60.97 minorth971.33 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 3:24 PM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaThu 1:24 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
La PazThu 2:24 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 2:24 PM768 km477 miles415 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaltaThu 3:24 PM830 km516 miles448 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:24 PM859 km533 miles464 nmNorth N
TucumánThu 3:24 PM976 km607 miles527 nmSoutheast SE
LimaThu 1:24 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoThu 2:24 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MendozaThu 3:24 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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