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 18:34:00 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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||74° 44' ||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' 05.0"||928.55 mi||west||0° 00' 28.8"||0.55 mi||north||928.58 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 18.0"||966.46 mi||east||0° 53' 46.9"||61.67 mi||north||971.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Thu 1:34 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:34 PM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 1:34 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Thu 2:34 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 2:34 PM||1418 km||881 miles||765 nm|| NNE|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:34 PM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| SSE|
|Mendoza||Thu 3:34 PM||1451 km||902 miles||784 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Thu 3:34 PM||1570 km||975 miles||848 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 3:34 PM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| ESE|
|Rosario||Thu 3:34 PM||1927 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| SE|
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