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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 20:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 35' South
Longitude: 70° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.36 meters/second, 1531.3 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.86 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 35.0"951.36 miwest0° 07' 12.9"8.27 minorth951.71 mi
24 hours13° 19' 28.1"878.72 mieast3° 18' 55.3"227.98 minorth915.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arica *Sat 5:16 PM105 km65 miles56 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArequipaSat 3:16 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorthwest NW
La PazSat 4:16 PM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 4:16 PM527 km328 miles285 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 4:16 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaltaSat 5:16 PM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LimaSat 3:16 PM972 km604 miles525 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 5:16 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaSat 5:16 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago *Sat 5:16 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmSouth S
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