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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: 40%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 33' North
Longitude: 60° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.35 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 34.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 33' 58.1"1002.89 miwest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 minorth1002.82 mi
24 hours10° 25' 19.3"717.58 mieast4° 11' 12.8"287.74 minorth770.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LindenTue 6:42 AM288 km179 miles155 nmEast E
Boa VistaTue 6:42 AM299 km186 miles162 nmSouth S
GeorgetownTue 6:42 AM326 km203 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
New AmsterdamTue 6:42 AM374 km233 miles202 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ciudad BolívarTue 6:12 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
Nieuw NickerieTue 7:42 AM427 km265 miles231 nmEast E
San FernandoTue 6:42 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
MaturínTue 6:12 AM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasTue 6:42 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
Port of SpainTue 6:42 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
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