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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 23' 24.9"935.70 miwest0° 04' 10.2"4.78 minorth935.92 mi
24 hours14° 15' 09.3"926.76 mieast2° 15' 26.7"155.28 minorth945.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Fri 4:16 PM44 km27 miles24 nmSouthwest SW
Arica *Fri 4:16 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazFri 3:16 PM424 km263 miles229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArequipaFri 2:16 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreFri 3:16 PM492 km306 miles265 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaltaFri 4:16 PM703 km437 miles379 nmSoutheast SE
TucumánFri 4:16 PM894 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoFri 3:16 PM1126 km700 miles608 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 2:16 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Fri 4:16 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmEast-southeast ESE
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