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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 21%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 65° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.25 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.85 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.0"951.11 miwest0° 07' 10.9"8.23 minorth951.46 mi
24 hours13° 20' 14.0"879.37 mieast3° 18' 12.9"227.17 minorth915.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CochabambaSat 3:56 PM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 3:56 PM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth S
OruroSat 3:56 PM210 km130 miles113 nmWest W
Santa CruzSat 3:56 PM215 km134 miles116 nmEast E
PotosiSat 3:56 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazSat 3:56 PM335 km208 miles181 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaSat 4:56 PM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoSat 3:56 PM892 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TucumánSat 4:56 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmSouth S
Asuncion *Sat 4:56 PM1154 km717 miles623 nmSoutheast SE
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