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 19:44:00 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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||76° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.49 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 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' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 27.0"||935.93 mi||west||0° 04' 14.0"||4.86 mi||north||936.15 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 11.3"||925.90 mi||east||2° 16' 49.4"||156.85 mi||north||945.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Fri 2:44 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Fri 2:44 PM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| N|
|La Paz||Fri 3:44 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 3:44 PM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 3:44 PM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| NE|
|Santiago *||Fri 4:44 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| SSE|
|Córdoba||Fri 4:44 PM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| SE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 2:44 PM||1993 km||1239 miles||1076 nm|| N|
|Asuncion *||Fri 4:44 PM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| ESE|
|Quito||Fri 2:44 PM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| N|
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