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 19:24:00 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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|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' 25.5"||935.77 mi||west||0° 04' 11.2"||4.80 mi||north||935.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 52.7"||926.51 mi||east||2° 15' 50.3"||155.73 mi||north||945.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Iquique *||Fri 4:24 PM||169 km||105 miles||91 nm|| E|
|Arica *||Fri 4:24 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| NE|
|Arequipa||Fri 2:24 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Fri 3:24 PM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Fri 3:24 PM||690 km||429 miles||372 nm|| E|
|Salta||Fri 4:24 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SE|
|Tucumán||Fri 4:24 PM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| SE|
|Lima||Fri 2:24 PM||1040 km||646 miles||562 nm|| NNW|
|Córdoba||Fri 4:24 PM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm|| SSE|
|Santiago *||Fri 4:24 PM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| S|
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