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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 19:34:00 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%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 26.2"||935.79 mi||west||0° 04' 12.7"||4.83 mi||north||936.01 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 32.1"||926.14 mi||east||2° 16' 19.9"||156.28 mi||north||945.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 2:34 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Fri 3:34 PM||743 km||461 miles||401 nm||ENE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Fri 2:34 PM||771 km||479 miles||417 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Fri 2:34 PM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm||NNW|
|Sucre||Fri 3:34 PM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 3:34 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Fri 4:34 PM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 4:34 PM||1617 km||1005 miles||873 nm||SE|
|Asuncion *||Fri 4:34 PM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm||ESE|
|Rosario||Fri 4:34 PM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm||SE|
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