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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 9:06:00 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: 22%

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 21:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' South, Longitude: 81° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.63 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.87 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.7"951.89 miWest0° 07' 18.0"8.37 miNorth952.24 mi
24 hours13° 17' 35.7"877.07 miEast3° 20' 37.8"229.92 miNorth913.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 4:06 PM788 km490 miles425 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 5:06 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 4:06 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 5:06 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 5:06 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmEast E
QuitoSat 4:06 PM1943 km1208 miles1049 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 3:06 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Sat 6:06 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSat 6:06 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSat 4:06 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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