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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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' South, Longitude: 71° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 936.0 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' 25.5"935.77 miwest0° 04' 11.2"4.80 minorth935.99 mi
24 hours14° 14' 52.7"926.51 mieast2° 15' 50.3"155.73 minorth945.80 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 4:24 PM169 km105 miles91 nmEast E
Arica *Fri 4:24 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaFri 2:24 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth N
La PazFri 3:24 PM542 km337 miles292 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 3:24 PM690 km429 miles372 nmEast E
SaltaFri 4:24 PM845 km525 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
TucumánFri 4:24 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmSoutheast SE
LimaFri 2:24 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 3:24 PM1182 km734 miles638 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaFri 4:24 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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