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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 20:06:00 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%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.31 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 34.1"||951.23 mi||west||0° 07' 11.8"||8.25 mi||north||951.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 51.1"||879.05 mi||east||3° 18' 34.1"||227.58 mi||north||915.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Oruro||Sat 4:06 PM||64 km||40 miles||35 nm||SE|
|La Paz||Sat 4:06 PM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm||NNW|
|Cochabamba||Sat 4:06 PM||157 km||97 miles||85 nm||E|
|Sucre||Sat 4:06 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm||ESE|
|Arequipa||Sat 3:06 PM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm||WNW|
|Santa Cruz||Sat 4:06 PM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||E|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sat 4:06 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||E|
|Cobija||Sat 4:06 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||N|
|Riberalta||Sat 4:06 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm||NNE|
|Salta||Sat 5:06 PM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||SSE|
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