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 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: 12%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.34 meters/second, 1506.0 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 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' 23.4"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 24.2"||935.55 mi||west||0° 04' 08.6"||4.75 mi||north||935.77 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 32.2"||927.03 mi||east||2° 14' 53.8"||154.64 mi||north||946.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Potosi||Fri 3:06 PM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm||ENE|
|Oruro||Fri 3:06 PM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||N|
|Sucre||Fri 3:06 PM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm||ENE|
|La Paz||Fri 3:06 PM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm||NNW|
|Santa Cruz||Fri 3:06 PM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||ENE|
|Salta||Fri 4:06 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||SSE|
|Arequipa||Fri 2:06 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm||NW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Fri 3:06 PM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||ENE|
|Tucumán||Fri 4:06 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||SSE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 2:06 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm||NW|
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