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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 8:16:00 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 20:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 69° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.35 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' 34.9"951.28 miWest0° 07' 12.8"8.27 miNorth951.63 mi
24 hours13° 19' 30.6"878.70 miEast3° 18' 52.9"227.92 miNorth915.06 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 PM115 km72 miles62 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazSat 4:16 PM210 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaSat 3:16 PM232 km144 miles125 nmNorthwest NW
SucreSat 4:16 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 3:16 PM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaSat 4:16 PM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth N
RiberaltaSat 4:16 PM830 km516 miles448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 4:16 PM868 km539 miles469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaltaSat 5:16 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 4:16 PM945 km587 miles510 nmEast E

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