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 20:24:00 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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||86° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.63 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 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"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 30.1"||936.26 mi||west||0° 04' 19.6"||4.96 mi||north||936.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 48.3"||924.67 mi||east||2° 18' 46.5"||159.09 mi||north||944.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Fri 3:24 PM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| NE|
|La Paz||Fri 4:24 PM||1942 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Fri 3:24 PM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 2:24 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| N|
|Santiago *||Fri 5:24 PM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Fri 4:24 PM||2194 km||1363 miles||1185 nm|| E|
|Rio Branco||Fri 4:24 PM||2253 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Fri 3:24 PM||2329 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 3:24 PM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| WSW|
|Córdoba||Fri 5:24 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| SE|
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