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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: 32%
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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 21:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 07' South
Longitude: 71° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.90 meters/second, 1562.1 km/hour, 970.6 miles/hour or 843.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.18 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.6"970.52 miwest0° 09' 22.7"10.75 minorth970.91 mi
24 hours12° 24' 02.6"831.98 mieast4° 01' 15.8"276.42 minorth882.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoSun 4:16 PM108 km67 miles58 nmNorthwest NW
ArequipaSun 4:16 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
La PazSun 5:16 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 5:16 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 4:16 PM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSun 5:16 PM831 km517 miles449 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSun 4:16 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSun 5:16 PM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 4:16 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sun 6:16 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmSoutheast SE
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