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 19:06:00 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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||82° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.22 meters/second, 1494.8 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' 00.5"||0.01 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 06.1"||928.60 mi||west||0° 00' 33.9"||0.65 mi||north||928.62 mi|
|24 hours||14° 56' 37.3"||965.75 mi||east||0° 55' 42.0"||63.87 mi||north||970.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Thu 2:06 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Thu 3:06 PM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Thu 3:06 PM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| E|
|Santiago *||Thu 4:06 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 3:06 PM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| NE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 2:06 PM||2085 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Thu 4:06 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| SE|
|Quito||Thu 2:06 PM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 1:06 PM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 4:06 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| ESE|
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