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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.

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

UTC time = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 7:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 30' 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"935.70 miWest0° 04' 11.1"4.80 miNorth935.91 mi
24 hours14° 14' 55.1"926.48 miEast2° 15' 47.1"155.65 miNorth945.75 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 PM142 km88 miles77 nmEast-southeast ESE
Arica *Fri 4:24 PM204 km127 miles110 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaFri 2:24 PM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth N
La PazFri 3:24 PM522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 3:24 PM662 km411 miles357 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 2:24 PM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth N
SaltaFri 4:24 PM824 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
TucumánFri 4:24 PM995 km618 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
LimaFri 2:24 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoFri 3:24 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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