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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 18:44:00 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: 12%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.27 meters/second, 1505.8 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 23.2"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 22.6"||935.45 mi||west||0° 04' 05.8"||4.70 mi||north||935.66 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 15.1"||927.73 mi||east||2° 13' 51.8"||153.47 mi||north||946.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 2:44 PM||268 km||166 miles||145 nm||NNW|
|Sucre||Fri 2:44 PM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm||WNW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Fri 2:44 PM||421 km||262 miles||227 nm||NNE|
|Salta||Fri 3:44 PM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm||SSW|
|La Paz||Fri 2:44 PM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm||WNW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:44 PM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm||SE|
|Tucumán||Fri 3:44 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||SSW|
|Rio Branco||Fri 2:44 PM||1264 km||785 miles||682 nm||NNW|
|Córdoba||Fri 3:44 PM||1280 km||796 miles||691 nm||S|
|Rosario||Fri 3:44 PM||1442 km||896 miles||779 nm||S|
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