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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 = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 4:46:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 67° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 807.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 49.0"929.48 miWest0° 02' 10.7"2.50 miNorth929.60 mi
24 hours15° 02' 38.8"973.49 miEast1° 34' 04.7"107.86 miNorth984.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PotosiThu 12:46 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 12:46 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 12:46 PM468 km291 miles252 nmNorth N
SaltaThu 1:46 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzThu 12:46 PM568 km353 miles306 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaThu 11:46 AM630 km392 miles340 nmNorthwest NW
TucumánThu 1:46 PM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 12:46 PM850 km528 miles459 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 11:46 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Thu 1:46 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmEast-southeast ESE

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