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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 6:24:00 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 72° 04' West

The ground speed is currently 415.20 meters/second, 1494.7 kilometres/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 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' 22.0"15.48 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 04.7"928.47 miWest0° 00' 27.1"0.52 miNorth928.50 mi
24 hours14° 57' 32.0"966.63 miEast0° 53' 06.8"60.90 miNorth971.35 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
Iquique *Thu 3:24 PM214 km133 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
Antofagasta *Thu 3:24 PM348 km216 miles188 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaThu 1:24 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
La PazThu 2:24 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
CochabambaThu 2:24 PM733 km456 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 2:24 PM741 km461 miles400 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaltaThu 3:24 PM807 km501 miles435 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:24 PM860 km534 miles464 nmNorth N
TucumánThu 3:24 PM956 km594 miles516 nmSoutheast SE
Santa CruzThu 2:24 PM995 km618 miles537 nmEast-northeast ENE

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