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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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 7:56:00 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: 21%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 64° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.25 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.2 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 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.9"951.03 miWest0° 07' 10.8"8.23 miNorth951.38 mi
24 hours13° 20' 16.6"879.35 miEast3° 18' 10.6"227.11 miNorth915.48 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 PM132 km82 miles71 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 3:56 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa CruzSat 3:56 PM187 km116 miles101 nmEast E
OruroSat 3:56 PM233 km145 miles126 nmWest W
PotosiSat 3:56 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazSat 3:56 PM362 km225 miles195 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 3:56 PM445 km277 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE
RiberaltaSat 3:56 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNorth N
SaltaSat 4:56 PM794 km493 miles429 nmSouth S
CobijaSat 3:56 PM839 km522 miles453 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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