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 20:42:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||105° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.29 meters/second, 1495.1 km/hour, 929.0 miles/hour or 807.3 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' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 09.2"||928.75 mi||west||0° 00' 49.0"||0.94 mi||north||928.80 mi|
|24 hours||14° 54' 31.1"||963.59 mi||east||1° 01' 25.4"||70.43 mi||north||969.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 3:42 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 12:42 PM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 2:42 PM||2798 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 3:42 PM||3174 km||1972 miles||1714 nm|| ENE|
|Santiago *||Thu 5:42 PM||3689 km||2292 miles||1992 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Thu 3:42 PM||3710 km||2305 miles||2003 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Thu 4:42 PM||3950 km||2454 miles||2133 nm|| E|
|San Jose||Thu 2:42 PM||4129 km||2566 miles||2230 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Thu 4:42 PM||4193 km||2606 miles||2264 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 4:42 PM||4196 km||2607 miles||2266 nm|| E|
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