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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 19:16:00 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%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||69° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.38 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 23.4"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 24.9"||935.70 mi||west||0° 04' 10.2"||4.78 mi||north||935.92 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 09.3"||926.76 mi||east||2° 15' 26.7"||155.28 mi||north||945.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Fri 4:16 PM||44 km||27 miles||24 nm|| SW|
|Arica *||Fri 4:16 PM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Fri 3:16 PM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm|| NNE|
|Arequipa||Fri 2:16 PM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NNW|
|Sucre||Fri 3:16 PM||492 km||306 miles||265 nm|| ENE|
|Salta||Fri 4:16 PM||703 km||437 miles||379 nm|| SE|
|Tucumán||Fri 4:16 PM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm|| SSE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 3:16 PM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| NNE|
|Lima||Fri 2:16 PM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 4:16 PM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm|| ESE|
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