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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 19:56:00 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: 21%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.0"||951.11 mi||west||0° 07' 10.9"||8.23 mi||north||951.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 14.0"||879.37 mi||east||3° 18' 12.9"||227.17 mi||north||915.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cochabamba||Sat 3:56 PM||103 km||64 miles||56 nm|| WNW|
|Sucre||Sat 3:56 PM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| S|
|Oruro||Sat 3:56 PM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm|| W|
|Santa Cruz||Sat 3:56 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| E|
|Potosi||Sat 3:56 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| SSW|
|La Paz||Sat 3:56 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| WNW|
|Salta||Sat 4:56 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| S|
|Rio Branco||Sat 3:56 PM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| NNW|
|Tucumán||Sat 4:56 PM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm|| S|
|Asuncion *||Sat 4:56 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| SE|
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