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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 = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 8:56:00 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: 32%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 66° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.78 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.6"970.18 miWest0° 09' 21.3"10.72 miNorth970.57 mi
24 hours12° 24' 46.3"832.54 miEast4° 00' 48.4"275.88 miNorth883.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadSun 4:56 PM145 km90 miles78 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 4:56 PM340 km211 miles184 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaSun 4:56 PM350 km217 miles189 nmNorth N
CobijaSun 4:56 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoSun 4:56 PM501 km311 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa CruzSun 4:56 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 4:56 PM545 km338 miles294 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 4:56 PM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaSun 3:56 PM638 km396 miles344 nmWest-southwest WSW
Porto VelhoSun 4:56 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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