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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 6:56:00 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: 12%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' South, Longitude: 64° 47' West

The ground speed is currently 418.31 meters/second, 1505.9 kilometres/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 23.4"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 23' 23.4"935.47 miWest0° 04' 07.3"4.73 miNorth935.68 mi
24 hours14° 15' 52.8"927.34 miEast2° 14' 24.2"154.07 miNorth946.29 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
PotosiFri 2:56 PM111 km69 miles60 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreFri 2:56 PM117 km73 miles63 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarijaFri 2:56 PM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth S
Santa CruzFri 2:56 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNortheast NE
CochabambaFri 2:56 PM322 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazFri 2:56 PM524 km326 miles283 nmNorthwest NW
SaltaFri 3:56 PM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 2:56 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNortheast NE
Antofagasta *Fri 3:56 PM708 km440 miles382 nmSouthwest SW
Fuerte Olimpo *Fri 3:56 PM730 km453 miles394 nmEast E

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